Discipline & Flogging in the Navy Fill-in-the-Blank Sailor Stories Cooking Activity: Sailor Snack Time Political Posteriors: Analyzing Primary Sources Artwork depicting the battle between USS Constitution and HMS Java Original letter from Royal Navy Captain John Marshall to William Phillips describing HMS
Java‘s surrender to Constitution, dated April 10, 1813, with transcription
Original letter from Commodore William Bainbridge to George Harrison regarding his medal, dated October 28, 1817, with transcription
Constitution & Guerriere, by George Ropes, Jr.
Compare: A Sailor’s Diet in Weights and Measures
Copper Bottomed Ship
Using a Compass & Cardinal Directions
Communication Aboard Constitution
Collection of Newspaper Articles about the Battle with HMS Java
William Bainbridge’s Bottle
Popular War of 1812 Era Songs & Sources
How Many Sailors Can Sleep at the Same Time?
Hammock Plan from 1794
Sailor Story: Surgeon Amos Evans
Ship’s Surgeon: Illness and Injury aboard Naval Ships
Medicine in 1812
A Healthy Constitution: Dr. Amos Evans, Surgeon, U.S. Navy
Mid-19th Century Medicine Chest and Pamphlet
Salty Talk: Sailor’s Sayings in Today’s English Language
The Real Thing: Ship’s Biscuit
All Hands Shorten Sail Ahoy!
Reefing Topsails, 1832
Working Music: Sea Chanties & Call-and-Response Poetry