Photo, Print, Drawing Bushnell's American turtle
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- Bushnell's American turtle
- Print shows three views of the "Turtle", a one-man submarine designed and built by David Bushnell to attach bombs to British warships during the American revolutionary war.
- Abbot, Henry L.
Created / Published
- - Bushnell, David,--1740
- - Submarines--American--1770-1780
- - Submarine warfare--American--1770-1780
- Book illustrations--1880-1890.
- - Title from item.
- - Illus. in: The beginning of modern submarine warfare, under Captain-Lieutenant David Bushnell, Sappers and miners, Army of the revolution / being a historical compilation arranged by Lieut.-Colonel Henry L. Abbot, Corps of engineers, U.S.A.... [Willets Point, N.Y.H.] : Printed on the Battalion press, Sergt. Carmichael and Pvt. Beck, printers, 1881.
- - Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1995, p. 195.
- 1 print : engraving.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Illus. in UG1 .U47 no. 3 [General Collections]
- Library of Congress Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cph 3c10384 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c10384
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-110384 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-110384 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: Illus. in UG1 .U47 no. 3 [General Collections]
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Abbot, Henry L. Bushnell's American turtle. , 1881. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2006691759/.
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Abbot, H. L. (1881) Bushnell's American turtle. , 1881. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2006691759/.
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Abbot, Henry L. Bushnell's American turtle. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2006691759/>.