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Title: Restoration of the USS Monitor

Abstract

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 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.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (TJNAF), Newport News, VA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1068713
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Resource Relation:
Conference: Jefferson Lab Science Series, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, Virginia, 2010
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; USS MONITOR; ARTIFACTS; STEAM CONDENSER

Citation Formats

Krop, David. Restoration of the USS Monitor. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Krop, David. Restoration of the USS Monitor. United States.
Krop, David. Tue . "Restoration of the USS Monitor". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1068713.
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