Washington Navy Yard Optical Shop Photoprints, ca. 1940s-1961
Freedman, Margaret A
Goff, John C. optical inspector Navy Yard Optical Shop
Navy Yard Optical Shop Washington, D.C John C. Goff, optical inspector
Paper prints, 8" x 10" or smaller, silver gelatin, unmounted
1 folder: 17 items
John C. Goff worked as an inspector at the Navy Yard Optical Shop during World War II. He might provide additional information, but efforts to contact him to identify the photographs in 1987 were unsuccessful. Deborah Warner, curator, may be able to assist researchers.
17 photographs depicting employees, equipment, and facilities of the Washington Navy Yard Optical Shop, 1940s-1961.
Washington Navy Yard Optical Shop Photoprints, ca. 1940s-1961, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Available for study in the National Museum of American History Archives Center, Room C-340. Reference archivist on duty during research hours. Researchers must handle photographs with white cotton gloves provided by staff