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World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

F.W. Beasecker papers

Identifier: RHC-29
Collection Description These military records and personal papers document the career and personal life of Lt. (later Capt.) F.W. Beasecker, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Military records include diaries, correspondence, orders, blueprints and plans, manuals, and correspondence. Other military records include publications, artifacts and memorabilia. Photographs of training at Camp Edwards, Massachusetts; visit to the Gibbon Boat Works in New Orleans, manufacturer of parts for the LCVP; housing in Carabelle,...
Dates: 1929-1976

Photograph album of the widening of Metapona Bridge, Guadalcanal

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32260010800300]
Identifier: RHC-175
Scope and Contents

Collection of 42 black and white photographs on 8 album pages, documenting the construction/widening of a bridge over the Metapona River, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands. Photos are undated but believed to be taken between 1943 and 1944. Photos are 4-1/4x5 inches and 3-1/2x4-1/2 inches. Most photos are captioned and the photographs are numbered.

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Dates: circa 1943-1944