From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Pettus Collection. Hand-drawn plans by William R. Scott at Wilmington, North Carolina, sketching out plans for a steam-powered battering ram. Scott proposed his ram designs for use by the Confederate Navy. The plans consist of three drawings depicting end, top, and side views of the boilers and ship's body. (This document is the enclosed plans mentioned in mdah_409-397-03. This document is one of five documents in Series 409 that discuss William R. Scott's proposed plans for a steam-powered vessel. The other four documents are mdah_409-397-01, mdah_409-397-02, mdah_409-397-03, and mdah_409-397-04).
Digital reproduction of a 18.5" x 21.5" 1-page document.
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