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Aerial View, United States Naval Submarine Base, New London
about 1965
Photographer:Photographed by Perry Studio
Printer:Printed by Colourpicture Publishers, Inc. , American
Publisher:Published by The New London News Co. , American
Photomechanical prints; colored printer's inks on postcard
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 3 1/2 x 5 3/8in. (8.9 x 13.7cm) Sheet (height x width): 3 1/2 x 5 3/8in. (8.9 x 13.7cm)
Credit Line: Museum purchase
Description: The United States Naval Submarine Base, New London and its surroundings are seen from an airplane. The Thames River and docks are in the foreground, largely wooded areas are in the background.
Subject Note: What is now officially Submarine Base New London (actually located in Groton) was established in 1915 to support the Navy’s growing undersea fleet. (Malley 1/20/2012)
Inscription: On verso, upper left, printed in brown ink, "AERIAL VIEW / U. S. NAVAL SUBMARINE BASE, NEW LONDON / GROTON, CONNECTICUT"; lower right, in pencil, accession number
Object Number: 1999.9.26
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