Collection photo # 2014.14.01 - aircraft on the bow of USS Saratoga
Scrapbook (disassembled for preservation purposes) related to USS Saratoga (CV 60), circa 1935. Images consist of aircraft takeoff and landings. Onboard ship scenes include: flight deck crew, ship’s band, buddies/pals, ship’s crew; James Cagney, Jean Muir & Pat O’Brien onboard; Crossing the Line ceremonies (excellent photos); and ceremonies.
Additional scenes include USS John D. Ford (DD-228) leaving San Francisco; landscapes & buildings in Honolulu, Hawaii during leave; USS Macon (ZRS-5); USS Ranger (CV-4); USS Lexington (CV-2); USS Dahlgren; and aerials from San Francisco.