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80-G-K-12025 USS Salem (CA-139)

Photo #: 80-G-K-12025 USS Salem (CA-139)
Title: USS Salem (CA-139)
Description: USS Salem (CA-139) Moored in the Canal della Guidecca, during a visit to Venice, Italy, on 23 August 1951. Salem was then flagship of the Sixth Fleet. Note decorated awning rigged forward, probably for entertaining visiting dignitaries. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-K-12025
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