Builder's Model of the U.S.S. "Monitor"
Overall: 14 1/2 x 98 x 12 in. ( 36.8 x 248.9 x 30.5 cm )
Builder's plating half-model of the U.S.S. Monitor, mounted on backboard; scribing lines indicate placement and curvature of iron plates, nails show areas of riveting.
Gift of Thomas Fitch Rowland
Holzer, Harold, ed. "Lincoln and New York." New York: The New-York Historical Society and London: Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd., 2009.
Holzer, Harold and The New-York Historical Society. "The Civil War in 50 Objects." New York: Viking, 2013.
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