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Officers and Crew on Deck of the Monitor -- see entry belowPhotographs of African Americans During the Civil War: A List of Images in the Civil War Photograph Collection

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[No Digital Image] "Crew on Deck of Monitor Lehigh, James River, Va." Shows one (possibly two) black crewmen among a crew of 31 men; one standing left rear, another possibly in the rear left of center. (Marked "B80.")
References: Reproduced in Miller, vol. 6, p. 179.
Reproduction number: LC-B8184-8042 (film negative); LC-B816-8042 (glass negative, broken)
Call number: LOT 4182
[No Digital Image] "Deck of one of Porter's Mortar Schooners." Shows a black sailor standing with gun crew of eight men to the left.
References: Reproduced in Miller, vol. 6, p. 197.
Reproduction number: LC-B8184-10067 (film negative)
Call number: LOT 4182
[No Digital Image] "On Deck of U.S.S. Arago [sic] off Charleston, S.C." Shows a black seaman facing left, foreground; possibly another black seaman standing on the other side of the gun. (Marked "4952.")
Reproduction number: -----
Call number: LOT 4182
Deck of U.S. Warship "Deck of U.S. Warship." (Appears to be an enlargement or detail of image of deck of U.S.S. Arago described above.)
Reproduction number: LC-DIG-cwpbh-03355 (b&w copy scan of left half of glass stereograph negative); LC-DIG-cwpbh-03356 (b&w copy scan of right half half of glass stereograph negative)
Call number:LC-BH822-42 (glass negative); LOT 4182 (print)
Officers and Crew on Deck of the Monitor"Officers and Crew on Deck of the 'Monitor' Hampton Roads, Va., July 1862." Shows a black seaman squatting in the right foreground. (Print marked "660.")
References: Reproduced in Miller, vol. 6, p. 283.
Reproduction number: LC-DIG-cwpb-00306 (b&w copy scan of glass negative)
Call number: LC-B815-660 (glass negative); LOT 4182 (print)

[No Digital Image] "Sailors on Deck of Warship." Shows 50 to 60 sailors; 8 black seamen sit on right, another sitting in center, another standing by gun in left foreground. (Possibly Gunboat Mendota?)
References: Reproduced in Miller, vol. 6, p. 278.
Reproduction number: LC-BH825-30 (glass negative)
Call number: LOT 4182
[No Digital Image] "Gunboat Mendota on James River, Va., August 1864." Shows black seaman standing far right among crew of about 75 men.
Reproduction number: LC-B8184-10098 (film negative)
Call number: LOT 4182
[No Digital Image] "The monitor Passaic, Port Royal, S.C., 1863." Shows two black seamen to the far left among crew seated on deck. (Marked "5413")
Reproduction number: LC-B8184-5413 (film negative)
Call number: LOT 4182
[No Digital Image] [No caption]. Shows crew on deck of a monitor(?) ship. Two black sailors stand toward the rear left.
Reproduction number: -----
Call number: LOT 4206

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