Trepassey Bay -- U.S. naval ships (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Trepassey Bay -- U.S. naval ships

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 4915-6


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    • 17/Feb/2017 20:14:53

    US Navy ships in Trepassey Bay, Newfoundland there to support the Curtiss NC flying boats' transatlantic attempt. They are from front to back, (still in wartime dazzle camouflage) the tanker USS Hisko (ID-1953), USS Upshur (DD-144) (adjacent to Hisko), USS Aroostook (ID-1256), and USS Prairie (AD-5). See:

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    Jon (LOC P&P)

    • 03/Mar/2017 15:32:53

    Thanks [[email protected]], we'll add this information to the catalog record.