This image shows the USS DETROIT under construction
at the Columbian Iron Works, Baltimore, Maryland. Her gun sponsons can
clearly be seen. Her propeller shafts are yet to be installed. For a size
comparion, please note the men gathered along her keel near the location
weher the propeller shaft will be added.
Support this Site
by Visiting the Website Store! (help us defray
We are providing the following
service for our readers. If you are interested in books, videos, CD's etc.
related to the Spanish American War, simply type in "Spanish American War"
(or whatever you are interested in) as the keyword and click on "go" to
get a list of titles available through Amazon.com.