Archive for 11 September 2023

Vintage 1913 Photo USS Brig Niagara War Of 1812 Ship Commodore Perry Toledo, OH


This original photo was found at an old estate near Toledo, Ohio. It is of the USS Brig Niagara in the Maumee River escorted by The Wolverine which was a converted Union gunboat that guarded Johnson’s Island Confederate POW camp during the Civil War. In 1913 The Niagara was towed to several ports on the… (read more)