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Catalog Number 2013.040.015
Title c. 1943 Belair Shipyard View Looking North East Across Channel Site and a Portion of Turning Basin
Photographer Photo Response
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Copy, Reprographic
Category Photographs
Date c. 1943
Description c. 1943 Belair Shipyard View Looking North East Across Channel Site and a Portion of Turning Basin. Black and white copy print from the US National Archives Belair Shipyard Collection. Image depicts a dredge at back center in front of a slough with a small island in the center. A dirt field or road is in the foreground with tire prints from some type of tractor. White text below image reads, "VIEW LOOKING NORTH EAST ACROSS CHANNEL SITE AND A PORTION OF TURNING BASIN. TWO CLAMSHELLS IN FOREGROUND / BUILDING LEVEES FOR FILL. SUCTION DREDGE 'SAN PEDRO' IN DISTANCE STARTING TO DREDGE CHANNEL. USMC. CONTRACT / M. C. C. 7857 BARRETT & HILP BELAIR SHIPYARD." "178-PA-II-03/ Please Credit / US National Archives / Photo Reproduction by Photo Response / 301-529-7119/joe@photoresponse.com" (sticker affixed to back)
Place South San Francisco, CA
Event World War II
Subjects Ships
Concrete products industry
Construction
Barges
World War II
Search Terms World War II
World War Two
WWII
Shipbuilding
Shipbuilding - Belair Shipyard
Belair Shipyard
Concrete Ships & Barges
South San Francisco
Copyright "178-PA-II-03 / Please Credit / US National Archives / Photo Reproduction by Photo Response / 301-529-7119/joe@photoresponse.com" (sticker affixed to back)