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Catalog Number 2013.040.013
Title c. 1943 Belair Shipyard 12 Inch Water Line Form Nearing Completion
Photographer Photo Response
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Copy, Reprographic
Category Photographs
Date c. 1943
Description c. 1943 Belair Shipyard 12 Inch Water Line Form Nearing Completion. Black and white copy print from the US National Archives Belair Shipyard Collection. Image depicts a rectangle of vertical wooden boards with a large recessed flat area in the center upon which is flat framing in the shape of the bottom of a ship. A hood of a car is in the foreground; the photographer was probably standing on the car's roof. The car is parked on dirt in front of the dock or bay and a white sign with black letters mounted to wooden vertical boards on the left reads, "DOCK #2." White text below image reads, "12" WATERINE FORM NEARING COMPLETION 5/8 PLYWOOD READY FOR INSTALLATION. USMC. CONTRACT M. C. C. 7857 / BARRETT & HILP BELAIR SHIPYARD." "178-PA-II-06 / Please Credit / US National Archives / Photo Reproduction by Photo Response / 301-529-7119/joe@photoresponse.com" (sticker affixed to back)"178-PA-II-06 / 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-06 / Please Credit / US National Archives / Photo Reproduction by Photo Response / 301-529-7119/joe@photoresponse.com" (sticker affixed to back)