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Sometimes April showers bring May flowers, but not always. Twenty years ago, on April 1, 1997, Mother Nature delivered an April Fool’sRead more
April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I with its declaration of war againstRead more
USS Constitution, which has been rebuilt and restored almost too many times to count in her 220-year history, still has a few “secrets”Read more
Across USS Constitution‘s nearly 220-year history, her bow has been graced with several different carved decorations. An examination of those figureheads, billetheadsRead more
Earlier this month the USS Constitution Museum acquired a 1797 Almanack with an interesting link to USS Constitution‘s launch during that same year.Read more
USS Constitution has been preserved in the Charlestown Navy Yard since her return to Boston in September, 1897, one month before the celebrationRead more
Elaborate structures known as forecastles and after or stern castles were essential elements of naval architecture for hundreds of years. These areasRead more
USS Constitution‘s 2015 – 2017 dry docking and restoration is winding down and she will be refloated in Boston Harbor later in theRead more
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