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NHF-067 Captain Walter Sharp Collection

Two black and white images. One shows the Scouting Fleet at Balboa Harbor in the Canal zone,  1934, including USS Indianapolis (CA-35), USS Chicago (CA-29), USS Dobbin (AD-3), USS Whitney (AD-4), USS McFarland (DD-237), USS Goff (DD-247) and other ships including battleships, cruisers, destroyers, and auxiliaries. The other images shows USS Iowa (IX-6, BB-4) under fire as a target in the early 1920’s.
Title: Captain Walter Sharp Collection
Caption: Collection Photo # NHF-067.01:Scouting Fleet at Balboa Harbor in the Canal zone, 1934, including USS Indianapolis (CA-35), USS Chicago (CA-29), USS Dobbin (AD-3), USS Whitney (AD-4), USS McFarland (DD-237), USS Goff (DD-247) and other ships including battleships, cruisers, destroyers, and auxiliaries.
Description: Two black and white images. One shows the Scouting Fleet at Balboa Harbor in the Canal zone, 1934, including USS Indianapolis (CA-35), USS Chicago (CA-29), USS Dobbin (AD-3), USS Whitney (AD-4), USS McFarland (DD-237), USS Goff (DD-247) and other ships including battleships, cruisers, destroyers, and auxiliaries. The other images shows USS Iowa (IX-6, BB-4) under fire as a target in the early 1920’s.
Accession #: NHF
Catalog #: NHF-067
Tags: gunneryship_types/battleshipship_type/cruiserNHHC_Tags:epublishing_tags/panama_canal
Donor: Naval Historical Foundation
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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  • Boats-Ships--Cruisers
  • Boats-Ships--Battleship
  • Boats-Ships--Destroyer
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  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
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  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
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