Civil wars; Military facilities; Navies; Armored vessels
Second Battle of Fort Wagner
Morris Island, South Carolina
Location also known as Battery Wagner. The ironclad U.S.S. New Ironsides is seen in the distance, in action against Confederate positions in Charleston Harbor.
An old stone and slate farmhouse on the shore of Lake Hayes, in the South Island of New Zealand. Lake Hayes is one of the most beautiful of the South Island lakes and this views show some of the magnificent scenery. Photographed in autumn, the...
Text from back of image: "Landing without misap on the famous island of Lanai in the Hawaiian group, Lieuts. W. C. Goldsborough, E.S. Davis, and Sergt. Harold Fischer of the United States Army Air service are the first men to successfully land an...
Photographs, brief narrative, and clippings concerning a pair of miniature silver cannons bearing the inscription "Du Pont de Nemours Fils & Cie" and bearing the coats of arms of the du Pont family and the Marquis de Lafayette.