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Monitor Raising

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Monitor Raising

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Monitor Raising

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NPR's Adam Hochberg reports on the $7 million effort to raise parts of the historic battleship Monitor, one of the world's first iron-clad ships, which sank during a storm in 1862 after only 11 months in the service of the Union Army.