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Craney Island, Virginia, May 11, 1862Download nowEnlargeShow similar images

Title: Craney Island, Virginia, May 11, 1862

Description: Trapped between Union land forces where it might seek anchor and Union warships of the Blockade closing in on it, the CSS Virginia blows up, after its crew sets it afire; Lieutenant Catesby Roger Jones, who commanded the Virginia, was criticized for destroying the ironclad ram and demanded a court martial where he was exonerated, his peers determining that he had no other choice than to destroy the vessel; (Artist: Currier & Ives);

Location: Craney Island, Virginia

Date: May 11, 1862

Category: American Civil War

Topic: Artwork

Keywords: American Civil War, Confederate warships, explosions, ironclads, Monitor and Merrimac

Orientation: Landscape

Dimensions: 2100 x 1594 (3.35 MPixels) (1.32)

Print Size: 17.8 x 13.5 cm; 7.0 x 5.3 inches

File Size: 9.61 MB (10,077,048 Bytes)

Resolution: 300 x 300 dpi

Color Depth: 16.7 million (24 BitsPerPixel)

Compression: None

Image Number: 0000007107c

Source: Jay Robert Nash Collection

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