Click on a photograph or a link to enter the corresponding portion of the site.
the U.S. Navy:
(A large digital reference work,
complete for this period.)
Temporary Auxiliary Ships
of World War I
(Ship pages from the U.S. Navy's
Online Library of Selected Images
with new photos and updates.)
under the U. S.
(A major shipslist from The Belgian Shiplover, with updates. Also includes wood and concrete shipbuilding.)
From Sail to Steam
(Data from the French naval archives.
For much expanded coverage see the new book French Warships in the Age of Sail,
1786-1861 by Winfield and Roberts.)
(Preliminary design drawings by
the Bureau of Construction and Repair
and the Bureau of Ships)
U. S. Navy and
(Ship registers, wartime shipbuilding and ship acquisition programs, peacetime ship movements)