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Title: US Navy destroyers wrecked at Point Pedernales, California, September 8, 1923

Accession Number: 1962.1249.120
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, CA, Santa Barbara; USA, CA, Point Pedernales
Date: 1923-09-08
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print (panorama) in album 1962.1249 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation, (on side 1 of 12th page); handwritten on album page "U.S. Destroyers Ashore at Honda, Calif. Sept. 8, 1923"; view of destroyers CHAUNCEY (DD 296), YOUNG (DD 312), and WOODBURY (DD 309) wrecked on Point Pedernales, near Santa Barbara, CA; spectator on shore; see related photographs 1962.1249.71-79 and 1962.1249.120-121.

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