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LC-DIG-HEC-39513: Diving Exhibition, Washington Navy Yard, October 1935

LC-DIG-HEC-39513:   Washington Navy Yard, October 1935.   U.S. Naval Gun Factory, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C.   Diving Exhibition.   On October 27, 1935, Navy Day, a diving show was put on by Gunner’s Mate Second Class Emerson Burie.  A Diving School was maintained at the Navy yard at that time.  Photographed by Harris & Ewing.  Courtesy of the Library of Congress.
Caption: Washington Navy Yard, October 1935. U.S. Naval Gun Factory, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Diving Exhibition. On October 27, 1935, Navy Day, a diving show was put on by Gunner’s Mate Second Class Emerson Burie. A Diving School was maintained at the Navy yard at that time. Photographed by Harris & Ewing. Courtesy of the Library of Congress.
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