|Title||Training submarine Puffer with tugboats in the Lake Washington Ship Canal, Seattle, 1960 |
|Caption||The training submarine, Puffer, is being escorted by tugboats Trojan and Neptune through the Lake Washington Ship Canal on its way to be scrapped in Portland, Oregon. In World War ll, the Puffer served the U.S. Navy in the Pacific. In 1947 it was assigned to the Naval Reserve in South Lake Union. A popular waterfront attraction, the sub served as a training vessel for Navy reservists for 13 years. |
|Notes||Handwritten on sleeve: SHIPS, "Puffer", training sub and tugs: "Trojan" and "Neptune".|
Caption information source: Seattle Times, December 4, 1960, p. 64.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): December 4, 1960.
Fremont Bridge (Seattle, Wash.)
Lake Washington Ship Canal (Seattle, Wash.)
|Places||United States—Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.13972.3 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI). |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from film positive using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 5. |