Lithograph of the USS Onondaga (1863)

Monitors 'Round Cape Horn

By Commander John D. Alden, U. S. Navy (Retired)
September 1974
While the United States was engaged in the Civil War, several European powers took advantage of the situation to extend their spheres of influence in Latin America. France installed the ...
U.S. Steam Frigate Tennessee at anchor.
Eagle 1 as on a special railroad flat car for launching