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Historic USS Shenandoah Naval Airship Photograph (1923)


Historic original double-weight photograph of the USS Shenandoah. The first of four United States Navy rigid airships pictured with a smaller inflatable (J-1) in their hanger (likely Lakehurst Naval Air Station, NJ where it was constructed during 1922-23). The Shenandoah first flew in September 1923 and was later destroyed on its 57. Flight in a… (read more)

Vtg Photograph Sep 11 1893 Commissioning British HMS Empress of India Battleship


Vtg Photograph Sep 11 1893 Commissioning British HMS Empress of India Battleship. HMS Empress of India was one of seven Royal Sovereign-class pre-dreadnought battleships built for the Royal Navy during the 1890s. She was transferred to the Mediterranean Fleet in 1897, during which time Empress of India was assigned to the International Squadron blockading Crete… (read more)

11×14 Vtg Photograph USS Indra ARL-37 Achelous-class Landing Craft Repair Ship


It is an excellent addition to any collection of naval memorabilia or a perfect gift for history buffs. Please be sure to expand and read the condition description as there may be condition issues you will want to know about. Also, please be sure to view all the pictures as they are part of the… (read more)