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View of Some of the Fuel Tanks Aboard the U.S.S. Macon, Akron, Ohio
Curt Teich & Co., Inc. (Chicago, Illinois)
Date Created and/or Issued
1933/ /
Contributing Institution
History San Jose Research Library
History San Jose Online Catalog
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On reverse: Akron, Ohio -- Member of crew of U.S.S. Macon, new navy airship, checks one of ship's many gasoline tanks prior to a test flight from Goodyear-Zeppelin dock here. Picture shows how starboard lateral gangway on world's largest airship appears. Narrow catwalk extends alongside of ship inside hull, allowing crew easy access to engine rooms, gasoline and ballast tanks. Bottom of gas cell at top of picture. A similar gangway is located on port side and another along top center line of ship. -- Goodyear News Service. White border, linen texture, "C. T. Art-Colortone" by Curt Teich & Co. production number 3A-H1480.
Akron (Airship)
Moffett Naval Air Station (Calif. )
Nineteen thirties (LCSH)

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