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In Ropemakers for the Navy: Part I we discussed the methods for making rope and the creation of the only U.S. Navy ropewalk, builtRead more
“Friday last, the cable of the CONSTITUTION frigate was conveyed on the shoulders of two hundred and ninety three menRead more
One of the USS Constitution Museum’s primary goals is to encourage scholarship, research, and new interpretations of USS Constitution‘s history by making our collections available toRead more
From the present appearance of affairs, I believe it is time this country was possessed of a Navy…[Frigates,] I suppose, will beRead more
This past August the Curatorial Department was contacted by the Woburn Public Library‘s Archivist regarding a USS Constitution souvenir in their collection that was slatedRead more
On Saturday last [May 16, 1795], the keel of the United States frigate [Constitution]…was finished laying. It is 156 feet in length,Read more
While most of USS Constitution‘s captains are known for their adventures during their lifetimes, there is one captain who made waves during his life andRead more
The warm summer days in the Charlestown Navy Yard are a boon for USS Constitution‘s current restoration in Dry Dock 1. The NavalRead more
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