Curtis Wilbur & wife (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1920

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Curtis Wilbur & wife

[between ca. 1920 and ca. 1925]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see George Grantham Bain Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Bain News Service photograph collection (DLC) 2005682517

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Call Number: LC-B2- 5679-13


Owner: The Library of Congress
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    • 04/Jan/2020 00:56:43

    From left to right of the frame, Secretary of the Navy Curtis D. Wilbur, daughter Edna May Wilbur, and wife, Olive Wilbur, at the christening and launch of USS Saratoga (CV-3) at New York Shipbuilding, in Camden, NJ, on April 7, 1925 (see reversed date in the upper left corner of the frame). Olive Wilbur would have the honor of christening the ship. See also:

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    • 05/Jan/2020 08:00:04

    See also photo of the christening of the ship with mineral water from Saratoga Springs, N.Y. in the Evening star. [volume], April 08, 1925, Page 17