Photographic Highlights of Marine Engineering at California Shipbuilding Corporation, 1941—1945. :
William A. Bergstrom Engineering Collection of California Shipbuilding Corp
Object Type:
Prints, photographic
California Shipbuilding Company engineer taking measurement of prototype ship's hull.
California Shipbuilding Company engineer taking measurements from half—model of a ship's hull.
Explanation of Details:
This image depicts a prototype hull which has been molded in plaster. Once the measurements are complete, the building materials for the ship can be estimated; in this case the material was steel.
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