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   An extremely rare color lithograph of the C.S.S. Florida, printed in Hamburg, Germany.
   The
Florida was the second most successful Confederate raider after the C.S.S. Alabama, capturing 33 ships. She was rammed and captured by the U.S.S. Washusett on October 7, 1864. While being towed back to the United States, she sank in a collision with the transport ship, the U.S. Alliance.

Print of the C.S.S. Florida
 

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