Liberty Ship, Super Structure 2

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Title

Liberty Ship, Super Structure 2

Subject

Naval ships

Description

"Scene of the super structure of the Liberty Ship 'Russell Sage" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Superstructure Sunrise. Waiting for nearly a month on board the Russell Sage, Hill took every opportunity to photograph the dramatic natural events from the deck of the ship. On July 23, Hill reported to Martha that they received orders for seven of Hill's Photo section... 'to fly via our own aircraft from Hollandia strip' to Biak -- now secured -- where the Air Force needed more men to put up the Mokmer airfield camp." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

7/23/1944

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.243

Spatial Coverage

Hollandia, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill