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" In the drawing of a breath Down went dauntless Craven, He and his hundred! A moment we saw her turret, A little heel she gave, And a thin white spray went o'er her, Like the crest of a breaking wave; — In that great iron coffin, The channel for their... "
Genealogical Sketch of the First Three Generations of Prebles in America ... - Page 305
by George Henry Preble - 1868 - 336 pages
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 30

1865
...Flapped o'er the ship that morn !) — Caught by the umUr-deatb, In the drawing of a breath, Down went dauntless Craven, He and his hundred! A moment we...coffin, The channel for their grave, The fort their monuMunt, (Seen afar in the offing.) Ten fathom deep lie Craven And the bravest of our brave. Then,...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 30

Literature - 1865
...Flapped o'er the ship that morn ! ) — Caught by the under-death, In the drawing of a breath, Down went dauntless Craven, He and his hundred! A moment we...little heel she gave, And a thin white spray went o'er htr, Like the crest of a breaking wave — In that great iron coffin, The channel for their grave,...
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Poetry, Lyrical, Narrative and Satirical, of the Civil War

Richard Grant White - United States - 1866 - 334 pages
...that morn !) Caught by the under-death, In the drawing of a breath, Down went dauntless Craven, lie and his hundred ! A moment we saw her turret, A little...fathom deep lie Craven And the bravest of our brave. Then, in that deadly track, A little the ships held back, Closing up in their stations : There are...
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War-lyrics and Other Poems

Henry Howard Brownell - United States - 1866 - 243 pages
...morn!) — Caught by the under-death, In the drawing of a breath Down went dauntless Craven. He andjtus hundred.! A moment we saw her turret, A little heel...fathom deep lie Craven, And the bravest of our brave. Then, in that deadly track, A little the ships held back, Closing up in their stations — There are...
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The south: A tour of its battle-fields and ruined cities

J.T. Trowbridge - 1866
...These were the torpedoes, one of which destroyed the ironclad " Tecumseh," Commander TAM Craven. " A moment we saw her turret, A little heel she gave,...fathom deep lie Craven, And the bravest of our brave." We passed very near to the spot where that " great iron coffin" still lies at the bottom of the stream....
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The South: A Tour of Its Battlefields and Ruined Cities, a Journey Through ...

John Townsend Trowbridge - Reconstruction - 1866 - 590 pages
...torpedoes, one of which destroyed the ironclad " Tecumseh," Commander TAM Craven. " A moment we saw Jier turret, A little heel she gave, And a thin white spray...fathom deep lie Craven, And the bravest of our brave." We passed very near to the spot where that " great iron coffin" still lies at the bottom of the stream....
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Poetry, Lyrical, Narrative and Satirical, of the Civil War

Richard Grant White - American poetry - 1866 - 334 pages
...Flapped o'er the ship that morn !) Caught by the under-death, In the drawing of a breath, Down went dauntless Craven, He and his hundred ! A moment we...grave, The fort their monument, (Seen afar in the ofling,) Ten fathom deep lie Craven And the bravest of our brave. Then, in that deadly track, A little...
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PICTURE OF THE DESOLATED STATES; AND THE WORK RESTORATION

J.T. TROWBRIDGE - 1868
...Commander TAM Craven. " A moment we saw her turret, A little heel she Łave, And a thin white ^pray went o'er her, Like the crest of a breaking wave ;...fathom deep lie Craven, And the bravest of our brave." We passed very near to the spot where that "great iron coffin " still lies at the bottom of the stream....
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A Picture of the Desolated States: And the Work of Restoration. 1865-1868

John Townsend Trowbridge - Reconstruction - 1868 - 736 pages
...iron clad " Tecumseh," Commander TAM Craven. " A moment we saw her turret, A little heel she Łave, And a thin white .spray went o'er her, Like the crest...monument, (Seen afar in the offing,) Ten fathom deep He Craven, And the bravest of our brave." We passed very near to the spot where that " great iron coffin"...
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A Picture of the Desolated States: And the Work of Restoration. 1865-1868

John Townsend Trowbridge - Reconstruction - 1868 - 736 pages
...Commander TAM Craven. " A moment we saw her turret, A little heel she. Łave, And a thin white ^pray went o'er her, Like the crest of a breaking wave ;...grave, The Fort their monument, (Seen afar in the ollinij,) Ten fathom deep lie Craven, And the bravest of our brave." We passed very near to the spot...
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