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View of battleship row, December 7, 1941

 Item — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6789

Scope and Contents

View of battleship row next to Ford Island including (from left to right and top to bottom) the USS Nevada, USS Vestal, USS Arizona, USS West Virginia, USS Tennessee, USS Oklahoma, USS Maryland, USS Neosho and USS California. This photograph also shows the shockwaves coming from the torpedo attacks on the battleships. In the distance, smoke can be seen rising from Hickam Field.


  • Other: December 7, 1941

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. Kept in cold storage; materials require 24 hour notification for retrieval.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Pearl Harbor attack photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


1 photograph : b&w ; 32 x 44 cm.

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