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2014.27 Robert Fricks Collection

Robert Fricks Collection
Title: Robert Fricks Collection
Caption: Collection photo #: 2014.27.01 - Dirigible USS Shenandoah (ZR-1)
Description: Photo album (disassembled for preservation reasons) created by Truman Troyer during naval tour, 1924-1925, aboard USS Idaho (BB-42). Images include scenes of Virgin Islands (including Navy base camp & villages), USS Omaha, USS Idaho (including crew), & US fleet in VI; USS Mississippi at the Gatun Locks in Panama Canal, piers & fleet in San Francisco, CA (including a "searchlight drill"); HMS Hood; general city and landscape scenes in Hawaii, including buddies/pals; Bremerton football squad; Sidney & Melbourne, Australia Harbor & city scenes; Samoa; New Zealand; 1925 aircraft (Vought UO-1) onboard USS Idaho, including aircraft leaving the catapult. Dirigible USS Shenandoah (ZR-1).
Accession #: 2014
Catalog #: 2014.27
Donor: Robert Fricks
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
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