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Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Smithery, California Avenue, west side at California Avenue , Vallejo, Solano County, CA



B&W Photos

HB114347

HB114348


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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title
Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Smithery, California Avenue, west side at California Avenue , Vallejo, Solano County, CA

Location
west side at California Avenue, Vallejo, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-1543-D
National Register Number: 75002103
Significance: Part of naval complex. / Buiding 46 is a contributing element of the Mare Island Historic District. Building 46 is arguably the most important building at Mare Island and is a candidate for the short list of the most important historic military resources in California. It is the oldest building at Mare Island as well as the oldest building in the key shipyard area of the base. It was the first building to be initiated during the tenure of Commander David Farragut as commander of the shipyard. Architecturally, it is among the most interesting and handsome of the many brick industrial shipyard buildings at Mare Island.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. EXTERIOR, FRONT AND SIDE, GENERAL VIEW
2. EXTERIOR, FACADE


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