Collection Photo # NHF-073.15: 5"/38 gun mount from ex-USS Essex (CV-9) at the Union and Mineral Alloys Corporation scrapyard in New York, 1976
20 black and white photographs mounted in oversize cardboard frames, showing the scrapping of USS Essex (CV-9) and USS Randolph (CV-15) at Union and Mineral Alloys Corporation, New York, in 1976. Photos taken by Bob Devlin, original donor and copyright status unknown. Also seen in background is USS Oregon City (CA-122). Filed in oversize prints.