The red distress lantern, the last piece of the USS Monitor to be seen as she sank into the Atlantic is also the first piece of the USS Monitor to be recovered from her wreckage. #historyiscool #marinersmuseum #ussmonitor  (at The Mariners’ Museum)

The red distress lantern, the last piece of the USS Monitor to be seen as she sank into the Atlantic is also the first piece of the USS Monitor to be recovered from her wreckage. #historyiscool #marinersmuseum #ussmonitor (at The Mariners’ Museum)