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1893 UNION IRON WORKS NAVY BATTLESHIP OREGON SAN FRANCISCO CA California History

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1893 ENGRAVED INVITATION TO THE LAUNCHING OF ONE OF AMERICA’S FIRST TRUE BATTLESHIPS, FROM UNION IRON WORKS, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA. M UNION IRON WORKS. Single sheet, heavy stock, measuring 7.75 x 6.75 inches, engraved, with vignette of the Battleship Oregon. Removed from album leaf, with offset glue residue on verso, creased at old fold, some… (read more)