Fore River Iron Works, Quincy, Mass.
- Fore River Iron Works, Quincy, Mass.
Thomas Crane Public Library
The Quincy Room
Box 1 (shelf locator)
- Collection (local):
Fore River Shipyard Postcard Collection
Boat & ship industry
Fore River Ship and Engine Building Company (Mass.)
- 1 photograph : color photomechanical print ; sheet 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)
Rights status not evaluated.
This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License (CC BY-NC-ND).
Boston, Mass :
The Metropolitan News Co.
- Notes (acquisition):
Donated by Wayne G. Miller.
- Notes (date):
Date from item or accompanying material.
Title from item or accompanying materials.
Navy assigned hull number: BB-29
Circa 1908 postcard of Battleship North Dakota almost ready to be launched; ships were launched stern first because shape of stern provided more resistance when entering water, therefore more buoyancy