Preservation, Education, and Commemoration of Naval History
Today marks the sesquicentennial anniversary of Farragut’s victory at the Battle of Mobile Bay. Why not go “full speed ahead” to the National Museum of the United States Navy to see some of the battle’s most prized artifacts! Read more on the Civil War Navy Sesquicentennial blog.
Independent scholar Hazel Sheeky Bird offers up an insightful take on the role played by naval heroes in Britain and the United States in children’s writing. Read more in the current issues of the International Journal of Naval History.
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"Paul Jones the Pirate as Seen by England," Illustrative plate in Willis John Abbot, The Story of Our Navy for Young Americans, from Colonial Days to the Present Time (New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1910), facing page 12.