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Title
Crowds line up to tour the USF Constitution, San Pedro, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
February 18, 1933
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
This photograph is similar to another one of the USF Constitution captioned "Saturday afternoon crowd visits 'Old Ironsides' at rate of 3000 persons an hour." Los Angeles Times, 19 Feb. 1933: 15.
The USF Constitution is the world's oldest commissioned naval vessel afloat. The Constitution visited Southern California in 1933 from Jan. 21, when she arrived in San Diego, through March 19, when she departed San Pedro for San Francisco.
Crowds line up at berth 5 to board the historic USF Constitution.
Text from negative sleeve: United States Navy, Ships, Constitution
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_4191
ark:/21198/zz002cpxw3
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Sailing ships--American--California--Los Angeles
Constitution (Frigate)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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