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1942-05-14 (3)
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Charleston Naval Shipyard Photographs

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Shipbuilding Ways
Shipbuilding Ways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "403-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 30 June 1939. New Shipbuilding Ways. Allotment 7-08/0679.1-87-1 (PWA). View of Inboard End looking northwest. File 8034
2.
Railraod tracks to Shipways
Railraod tracks to Shipways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "393-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 1 November 1939. Railraod tracks to Shipways No. 343. Official Project No. 09-3-33-16-4. View looking northeast. File 8051."
3.
New Shipbuilding Ways
New Shipbuilding Ways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "404-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 30 June 1939 New Shipbuilding Ways. Allotment 7-08/0679.1-87-1 (PWA). View of Outboard End looking north. File 8035."
4.
15-ton Cranes for New Shipways
15-ton Cranes for New Shipways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "200-40 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 1 March 1940. 15-ton Cranes for New Shipways No. 343. Allotments 7x222-24-1 and 7-08/0679.1-87-4 Contract NOy-3447. View looking north. File 8056."
5.
Administration Building
Administration Building Under tab "WPA Improvements". Printing on the bottom states, "587-38 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 10 November 1938. Administration Building. Allotment 7-08/0679.1-147-1 (PWA) (State WPA Project). View looking southwest. File 7790."
6.
Resurfacing of Landing Field
Resurfacing of Landing Field Under tab "WPA Improvements". Printing on the bottom states, "276-38 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 30 June 1938. Improvement of Public Buildings, Parks, Utilities, Flood Control, etc., 1938 - O.P. 509-2-34. - View looking northwest, showing resurfacing of landing field. File 3568."
7.
Sheet Metal Shop
Sheet Metal Shop Under tab "New Construction". Printing on the bottom states, "616-38 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 6 December 1938. Sheet Metal Shop. Allotment 7-08/0679-25-1 (PWA). View looking Northeast. File #7658."
8.
Labor Board and Post Office Building
Labor Board and Post Office Building Under tab "New Construction". Printing on the bottom states, "276-40 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 1 April 1940. Labor Board and Post Office Building. Allotment 7x222-22-1. Yard Labor. View looking Northwest. File #8910."
9.
Boring Mill
Boring Mill Under tab, "Shipfitter Shop" Printing on bottom states, "17-42 US Navy Yard, SC March 9, 1943. Boring Mill, vertical, capacity 72" x 48", make Cincinnati, yard index No. 3-6113. (Front View) FIle 15132."
10.
Building 45
Building 45 Under tab, "Buildings 1941, 1942" Note states, "US Naval Minecraft Base Charleston, SC 0815/23 October 1953, High Tide 7.8 ft. about 0830. View of building 45, parking area and road showing the results of extreme high tides. West View."
11.
Labor Board and Post Office Building
Labor Board and Post Office Building Under tab, "Original 1940 Labor Board" Printing on bottom states, "276-40 US Navy Yard Charleston, SC 1 April 1940. Labor Board and Post Office Building, Allotment 7X222-22-1, Yard Labor. View looking northwest. File 8910."
12.
Plate Storage Yard
Plate Storage Yard Under tab, "Supply Dept. Steel Storage" Printing on bottom states, "716-40 US Navy Yard Charleston, SC 3 October 1940. Plate Storage Yard, Allotment 7X222-018-18-1, View looking southeast. File 7923."
13.
Field Offices for Shipways
Field Offices for Shipways Under tab, "Building Ways" Printing on bottom states, "202-40 US Navy Yard Charleston, SC 1 March 1940. Field Offices for Shipways. Contract NOy-3813. View looking northeast. File 8058."
14.
Power Plant
Power Plant Under tab, "Power Plant" Printing on bottom states, "384-42 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. March 25, 1942. Improvements to Power Plant, Contract NOy-4217. Steam Distribution Line area 2, View of Chamber 2. File 12449."
15.
Degaussing
Degaussing Under tab, "Degaussing 1942" Printing on bottom states, "728-42 US Navy Yard, SC. May 14, 1942. Rear view of fluxmeter panel board showing detail of calibration and control wiring Drum Island, Magnetic Channel Range. File 12822."
16.
Degaussing
Degaussing Under tab, "Degaussing 1942" Printing on bottom states, "725-42 US Navy Yard, SC. May 14, 1942. Front view of fluxmeter panel board Drum Island, Magnetic Channel Range. File 12819."
17.
Elevated view of yard.
Elevated view of yard. Elevated view of yard.
18.
Elevated view of yard.
Elevated view of yard. Elevated view of yard.
19.
Elevated view of yard.
Elevated view of yard. Elevated view of yard.
20.
USS Sterett
USS Sterett Writing on bottom states, "18-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC 5 January 1939. USS Sterett, DD 407. Bow View. File 8414."