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NHF-073 Devlin Collection

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.
Title: Devlin Collection
Caption: 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
Description: 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.
Accession #: NHF
Catalog #: NHF-073
Donor: Naval Historical Foundation
Copyright Owner: Unknown
Circa this Year: 1976
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