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Lowering a hull plate of the General Samuel M. Mills

Date: Oct. 16 1941 | Identifier: 742.27.b.549
Photograph of the construction of the General Samuel M. Mills (MP-4), a 189 foot US Army mine planter made by the Marietta Manufacturing Company in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Hull Number 477. Construction workers are using a crane to lower a hull plate down to three workers standing on the scaffolding. more...