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Three Navy submarines on display to the public at the Port of Los Angeles, San Pedro, 1932
Date Created and/or Issued
July 31, 1932
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Three Navy submarines, USS Narwhal, USS Nautilus and the USS Bass, on display to the public in the San Pedro harbor. At the time they were three of the world's largest submarines, each with crews of more than 80 men.
This photograph appears with the article, "Naval Subsea Monsters Visit Port; Crowds Swarm Aboard World's Largest Submarines." Los Angeles Times, 1 Aug. 1932: A2.
Text from negative sleeve: United States Navy, Submarines, At Pedro
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Submarines--American--California--Los Angeles
Narwhal (Submarine : SS-167)
Nautilus (Submarine : SS-168)
United States. Navy. Pacific Fleet. Submarine Force
Bass (Submarine : SS-164)
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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