THE UNITED STATES SCREW STEAM GUN-BOAT "WINONA," LAUNCHED AT NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 14, 1861.

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The United States Screw Steam Gun-Boat "Winona," Launched at New York, September 14, 1861.

Wood engraving, 1861.
Image size 9 3/16 x 13 15/16" (23.3 x 35.3 cm).
Overall good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95151
Price: $65.00
Publisher : Published by Harper's Weekly, September 28, 1861.
The USS Winona was built at the New York Navy Yard for the purpose of serving in the American Civil War. She was involved in a number of battles, including the siege of Vicksburg and actions on the Mississippi River. The USS Winona survived the long grueling war, and was ultimately decommissioned and sold in 1865. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Marine , Naval