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Title: Restoration of the USS Monitor

David Krop will discuss the ongoing efforts to conserve and exhibit the iconic Civil War ironclad USS Monitor at The Mariners' Museum. The presentation will cover past conservation accomplishments by more »conservators and NOAA specialists, current activities in the lab, and future plans to bring back to life one of the world's most famous warships. Learn about the complex methods and procedures used to treat the ship's revolving gun turret, steam engine, Dahlgren guns and carriages, as well as numerous small artifacts like personal items from the crew.« less
Title: Restoration of the USS Monitor
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Publication Date: 2010-03-02
OSTI Identifier: 1068713
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Jefferson Lab Science Series, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, Virginia, 2010
Research Org: Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (TJNAF), Newport News, VA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE ; USS MONITOR ; ARTIFACTS ; STEAM CONDENSER
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:51:27
System Entry Date: 2018-05-16