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NH 42572 Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania

Photo #: NH 42572  Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania
Title: Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania
Description: View of Dry Dock # 2 and its surroundings, 15 August 1919. Present in the dry dock are USS Lake Gedney (ID # 3765-C), in center, and USS Minnesotan (ID # 4545), partially visible at right. Both ships were being prepared for decommissioning. In the distance is the Reserve Basin, with several older battleships visible, among them USS Iowa (Battleship # 4). U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 42572
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