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Salt and Steel

LST pitched and rolled by waves
Description: Drawing, Pen and Ink on Paper; by Thomas Hart Benton; 1943; Framed Dimensions 23H X 27W
Accession #: 88-159-BE as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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While their ship pitches and rolls in its first taste of salt water, the gunners aboard an LST sharpen up their eyes with target practice.

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