Stone dry dock, Norfolk Navy Yard, Va.

Title: Stone dry dock, Norfolk Navy Yard, Va.

Date: 1905

Photographer:  Detroit Publishing Co.

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2016799898/ (URL correct at time of publishing)

Notes:

Ship appears to be called ‘Bancroft‘.

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Boilermakers at work in the fire box at the Shopton locomotive shops of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad

Title: Fort Madison, Iowa. Boilermakers at work in the fire box at the Shopton locomotive shops of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad

Date: March 1943

Photographer: Jack Delano

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2017847479/ (Source URL correct as of time of publishing)

Air views of Palestine. Aircrafts etc. of the Imperial Airways Ltd., on the Sea of Galilee and at Semakh. Aircraft -Hanno- at Semakh. Giant land plane at southern end of Galilee Lake

Title: Air views of Palestine. Aircrafts etc. of the Imperial Airways Ltd., on the Sea of Galilee and at Semakh. Aircraft -Hanno- at Semakh. Giant land plane at southern end of Galilee Lake

Date: October 1931

Photographer: Matson Photo Service

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/mpc2010001306/PP/

The careful hands of women are trained in precise aircraft engine installation duties at Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.

Title: The careful hands of women are trained in precise aircraft engine installation duties at Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, Calif.

Date: October 1942

Photographer: Alfred Palmer

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2017878893/

Freight train operations on the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad between Chicago and Clinton, Iowa.

Title: Freight train operations on the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad between Chicago and Clinton, Iowa. Everything is clear and the head brakeman gives engineer the high ball or signal.Date: January 1943

Photographer: Jack Delano

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2017842405/