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Catalog Number 2013.040.005
Title c. 1943 Belair Shipyard View of Colma Creek Showing Levee and Spillway
Photographer Photo Response
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Copy, Reprographic
Category Photographs
Date c. 1943
Description c. 1943 Belair Shipyard View of Colma Creek Showing Levee and Spillway. Black and white copyprint from the US National Archives Belair Shipyard Collection. Image depicts Colma Creek with a dirt road to the right, rocky gravel in the foreground and along the back bank and a field to the left and beyond the creek. In the far distance are two dredges. White text below image reads, "VIEW OF COLMA CREEK SHOWING LEVEE AND SPILLWAY. TWO CLAMSHELLS IN DISTANCE BUILDING LEVEES EAST OF TURNING BASIN. / ALL AREAS BETWEEN LEVEES TO BE FILLED WITH MATERIAL DREDGED FROM TURNING BASIN AND CHANNEL. / USMC. CONTRACT M. C. C. 7857 BARRETT & HILP BELAIR SHIPYARD." "178-PA-II-02 / 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-02 / Please Credit / US National Archives / Photo Reproduction by Photo Response / 301-529-7119/joe@photoresponse.com" (sticker affixed to back)