[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas and Airplanes]

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Photograph of U.S.S. Texas in the ocean with airplanes flying in formation in the sky above it. A handwritten note on the photo says "San Diego Calif. Sept. 1935. President review of the fleet during exposition."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. September 1935.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Battleship Texas State Historic Site Photograph Collection and one other and was provided by Texas Parks & Wildlife Department to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 84 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of U.S.S. Texas in the ocean with airplanes flying in formation in the sky above it. A handwritten note on the photo says "San Diego Calif. Sept. 1935. President review of the fleet during exposition."

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Battleship Texas State Historic Site Photograph Collection

These photographs depict the evolution of the famous Battleship Texas, including its technology and appearance over time, how she contributed to war efforts, and the lives of the men who served on the ship.

Rescuing Texas History, 2014

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

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Creation Date

  • September 1935

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 19, 2014, 11:07 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 16, 2015, 12:53 p.m.

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[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas and Airplanes], photograph, September 1935; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth556664/: accessed December 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.