US Navy: Public Sources

Mariners' Museum Library
100 Museum Road
Newport News, VA 23606
U.S.A.
Collection of NOAA records on USS Monitor
Entire Chris Craft collection
Smithsonian Institution
Division of Naval History
NMAH-4012/MRC 620
Washington, DC 20560
U.S.A.
Link: http://www.si.edu
Naval History
Smithsonian Institution
Division of Water Transportation
NMAH-5010/MRC 628
Washington, DC 20560
U.S.A.
Tel: 202-357-1438
Fax: 202-357-4256
Link: http://americanhistory.si.edu
Naval & Commercial ships, all periods, and USN ships 1776 to USS United States
Plans Catalogs available at $10.00 each:
1. Ship Plan List
2. The Smithsonian Collection of Warship Plans
3. The Maritime Administration Collection of Ship Plans (1939-1970)
U.S. Naval Institute
Photo Serxvice
118 Maryland Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21402-5035
U.S.A.
Fax: 410-269-7940
Link: http://www.usni.org
Publisher including Conway books in U.S. Over 40,000 negative inventory & 450,000 photos available for duplication. 1883 to present.