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Charleston Naval Shipyard Photographs

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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."
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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."
3.
Aerial View of Shipyard
Aerial View of Shipyard Aerial View of Shipyard
4.
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."
5.
Boring Mill
Boring Mill Writing on bottom states, "438-43 US Navy Yard, SC. March 9, 1943. Boring Mill, (specs follow) Front View. File 15132."
6.
Boring Mill
Boring Mill Writing on bottom states, "439-43 US Navy Yard, SC. March 9, 1943. Boring Mill, (specs follow) Side View. File 15133."
7.
Building # 46
Building # 46 Printing on bottom states, "791-42, US Navy Yard, SC, May 25, 1942, Front view of new building (extension to bldg. # 46) housing the 5000 CFM-I.R. Electric driven Air Compressor. File 12465."
8.
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."
9.
DE, 1945 at Pier "D", davits
DE, 1945 at Pier "D", davits Side view of destroyer showing lifeboat. Labeled on bottom, "DE, 1945 at Pier "D", 2595-45". Labeled on side, "LSMR" with arrow pointing to detail in photo.
10.
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."
11.
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."
12.
Diving School
Diving School Printing on bottom states, "358-42, US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC, March 19, 1942, Diving School, View showing NE corner of Diving Gear Locker, Civilian Diver Trainee's Classroom. Chief Gunner's Mate Williamson, right foreground, explaining the fine points of diving. File 12499."
13.
Diving School
Diving School Printing on bottom states, "353-42, US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC, March 19, 1942, Diving School, View showing South West corner of Diving Locker and Class room. Note: Model of Destroyer used for problems. File 12494."
14.
Drills
Drills Printing on bottom states, "880-42, US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC, June 18, 1942, View showing bkoken sections of 6 pneumatic rotary style drills, size 326-700, model "C" out of one order of 24 drills, delivered to Charleston Navy Yard on April 29, 1942. File 18500."
15.
Dry Dock #2
Dry Dock #2 Printing on bottom states, "523-42, US Navy Yard, SC, April 3, 1942, Dry Dock #2, Contract NOy-4732. General View of outer sill after flooding. File 12750."
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Elevated view of yard.
Elevated view of yard. Elevated view of yard.
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Elevated view of yard.
Elevated view of yard. Elevated view of yard.
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Elevated view of yard.
Elevated view of yard. Elevated view of yard.
19.
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."
20.
Fluxmeter Panel Board
Fluxmeter Panel Board Printing on bottom states, "727-42, US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC, May 14, 1942, Rear view of fluxmeter panel board Drum Island, Magnetic Channel Range. File 12821."