Sealed inside the H. Hunley Civil War Submarine (H. Hunley disappeared in were the remains of the crew. The National Geographic Expeditions Council helped fund the raising of the Hunley and the analysis of the materials found inside.
A portion of the crew of the Federal ironclad warship, the USS Monitor are photographed on the deck of the Civil War ship. The steam engine from the Monitor has been recovered July 16, 2001 off the North Carolina coast. The engine and other recovered artifacts from the Monitor will be preserved and put on display at the Mariner''s Museum in Newport News, Virginia.
Hunley was a submarine of the Confederate States of America In 1864 eight sailors slipped out of Charleston Harbor in an ingenious submarine, sank a Union ship, and disappeared— On August - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!