The Bronze Cannon – A Relic of the Penobscot Expedition of 1779

Richardson, John R.

Category: Weapons
Keywords: Warren, Cannons
Comments: Pamphlet; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 11
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, Maine (1983), in paperback.
Description: This pamphlet tells the story of a bronze cannon recovered in 1957 from the frigate, “Warren”, which sank in 1779 off Winterport, Maine. The cannon is significant because it has an early State of Massachusetts seal on it.

The Gondola Philadelphia & the Battle of Lake Champlain

Bratten, John R.

ISBN/ISSN: 1585441473
Library of Congress: 2001005630
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Philadelphia
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 235
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas (2002), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes the history, finding, excavation and raising of the American Revolutionary War ship, “Philadelphia” from Lake Champlain, New York, in 1935. Many artifacts are pictured.