USS Maine (ACR-1), commissioned in 1895, was the first United States Navy
ship to be named after the state of Maine. Originally classified as an armored ...
A massive explosion of unknown origin sinks the battleship USS Maine in Cuba's
Havana harbor, killing 260 of the fewer than 400 American crew members ...
The story of the Battleship Maine and the Spanish American War.
Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War Web Site examines the history of
this 100 year old war and discusses issues raised in the PBS documentary film ...
Explosion - Arriving in Havana:
After discussing this course of action with the Spanish and receiving their blessing, McKinley passed his request to the US Navy. USS Maine
Explosion - Loss of Maine
At 9:40 on the evening of February 15, the harbor was lit b... More »
U.S.S. Maine Was Sunk February 15, 1898. Have you ever played the game
Battleship? To sink your opponent's ships you have to guess where the ships lie
USS MaineAt 9.40pm on the night of February 15th, 1898 the United States
battleship Maine, riding quietly at anchor in Havana harbour, was suddenly
blown up ...
The mast of the U.S.S. Maine was removed from the ship in 1905 shortly before
the ship was taken out to sea and sunk with military honors. The mast was then ...
"Remember the Maine!" U.S.S. Maine. National Archives. U.S.S. Maine entering
Havana harbor January 25, 1898, about 3 weeks before the explosion and ...
Shaking the city of Havana to its core and breaking residential windows, an
explosion destroys and sinks the U.S.S. Maine to the bottom of the Havana