WAVES in a low pressure chamber, 1943
WAVES on duty at NAS [Naval Air Station], Jacksonville, Florida on October 14, 1943. They are seen in the low pressure chamber at the main dispensary during a special run. The altitude is 18,000 feet to 30,000 feet. Share the History Love... [...]
Driving through a cut-out section of a tree, 1865
Man in hat seated in a wagon with his back to the camera posed inside the cut-out section of the tree, ca. 1865. The section of the tree was 28 feet in diameter and 275 feet high and was located near Wawona, California in the Mariposa Grove. Share the History Love... [...]
Greeting returning POWs at Fort Mason, 1953
The families of the returning POW’s waving and greeting the USS General Nelson M. Walker as it docks at Fort Mason, California on August 23, 1953. The ship carried the first group of 328 returning POWs home from Korea. Share the History Love... [...]
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