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Ironstone Vegetable Dish

Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Primary Source, Artifacts
Date Posted: 12/28/2010

The CSS Alabama was a 1,050-ton screw steam sloop of war. On August 24, 1862 it rendezvoused with a supply ship and was outfitted for war and for the next two years wreacked havoc on the seaborne commerce of the North by destroying more than 60 ships valued at nearly $6,000,000.


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