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Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Near State Highway 37, Vallejo, Solano County, CA



B&W Photos

HB114238
View Of Waterfront, 1914.

HB114239
View Of Complex, 1915, Showing 'openings In Of Roof For Blueprint Processing.'

HB114240
1875 Map Showing Pipe Routes For The Supply Of Water From Vallejo To Mare Island.

HB114241
1861 'sketch Of Part Of Mare Island Showing Location Of Navy Yard And Magazine'.

HB114242
1864 Map Showing 'view Of The Navy Yard On Mare Island, Cal.'

HB114243
Continuation Of 1878 Map Showing Reservoir.

HB114244
1855 Lithograph Of Navy Yard Showing Waterfront And Ships.

HB114245
1860 Lithograph Showing Vallejo And Mare Island.

HB114246


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Item Title


Location
Near State Highway 37, Vallejo, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CA-3
Building/structure dates: 1854 initial construction
National Register Number: 75002103
Significance: Mare Island was established by Commander (later Admiral) David Glasgow Farragut as the first Naval base in California.

Subjects
Navies
Brick Buildings
Shipyards


Related Names
Farragut, David Glasgow
Sloat, John Drake
Vallejo, Mariano G.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF WATERFRONT, 1914.
2. VIEW OF COMPLEX, 1915, SHOWING 'OPENINGS IN OF ROOF FOR BLUEPRINT PROCESSING.'
3. 1875 MAP SHOWING PIPE ROUTES FOR THE SUPPLY OF WATER FROM VALLEJO TO MARE ISLAND.
4. 1861 'SKETCH OF PART OF MARE ISLAND SHOWING LOCATION OF NAVY YARD AND MAGAZINE'.
5. 1864 MAP SHOWING 'VIEW OF THE NAVY YARD ON MARE ISLAND, CAL.'
7. CONTINUATION OF 1878 MAP SHOWING RESERVOIR.
8. 1855 LITHOGRAPH OF NAVY YARD SHOWING WATERFRONT AND SHIPS.
9. 1860 LITHOGRAPH SHOWING VALLEJO AND MARE ISLAND.


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