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Tinian Photograph Album

Creator:
Neely, Marvin Y.  Search this
Names:
Tinian Island Airbase  Search this
United States. Navy. Construction Battalions  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot ((1 flatbox))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Date:
1944-1945
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of a oversized scrapbook with a wooden cover which contains photographs of the construction of the bases on Tinian. The following Tinian construction sites/projects are covered: general aerial and ground images of Tinian; the waterfront; tank farms; water supply; army camps; bomb dumps; airfields; road construction; and hospitals. There are also an additional thirty-five loose prints on the following subjects: Tinian airfields; aerial photographs (not of Tinian); invasion of the Marianas, including Japanese aircraft and pilots; and Boeing B-29s and nose art on Tinian.
Biographical / Historical:
Comdr. Marvin Y. Neeley was an engineer with the Seabees during World War II. Neely belonged to the Brigade 6, Twenty-Ninth Naval Construction Regiment, and he was involved with the construction of the bases on Tinian.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Mark H. Neely, gift, 1995, 1995-0049, unknown
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Airplanes, Military -- Decoration  Search this
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations  Search this
Boeing B-29 Superfortress  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Identifier:
NASM.1995.0049
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1995-0049

Construction Men! Volunteer for Service With the Navy Seabees July 4 - "Can Do" Day ...

Issuing body:
United States. Navy  Search this
Creator:
United States. Navy  Search this
Names:
United States. Navy. Construction Battalions  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (1/8 size; Multi-color, 38 x 20.5 cm)
Container:
Box 39, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
Jul. 4
Image:
Main Image: Seabee emblem: A bee wearing a sailor hat firing a machine gun while holding a wrench and hammer
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 8038
General:
Issued by: U.S. Navy

Issued for: Seabees

Artist(s): Anon
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Recruiting and enlistment  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- United States  Search this
United States -- History -- World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Posters -- World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref14665

Operation Crossroads: Crossroads Newsletter March 16, 1946 First Issue

Subject:
Schiano, Clifford B  Search this
Chambers, S. D. Chaplain  Search this
Nelson, Roy Paul  Search this
Crossroads 1946  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4; Color: Color; Size: 8.5w x 11h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
(newsletter)
Document
Paper
Place:
Marshall Islands
Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)
Date:
March 16, 1946
Topic:
Atomic Bomb Tests  Search this
Awards  Search this
Drone aircraft  Search this
Explorations and Expeditions  Search this
Medals  Search this
Newsletters  Search this
Nuclear weapons--Testing  Search this
Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946/1947  Search this
Periodicals  Search this
Publications  Search this
Ships  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2010-0902 and SIA2010-0903 and SIA2010-0904 and SIA2010-0905
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13868
Online Media:

Can do! : the story of the Seabees, 1942-1967

Title:
United States Navy Construction Battalions can do!
Author:
United States Navy Seabees  Search this
United States Naval Facilities Engineering Command  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy Seabees History  Search this
United States Navy Seabees Anniversaries, etc  Search this
Physical description:
[44] p. : ill. ; 21 x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1967
[1967]
Call number:
VA66.C6 C36 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_612099

Constructionman : Navy training courses / prepared by Bureau of Naval Personnel

Author:
United States Bureau of Naval Personnel  Search this
Navy Training Publications Center  Search this
United States Bureau of Yards and Docks  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy Construction Battalions Handbooks, manuals, etc  Search this
United States Navy Construction mechanics Handbooks, manuals, etc  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 315 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1960
1956
1960, 1956
Call number:
VA66.C6 U55 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_525453

U.S. Navy Seabees : the first 50 years, 1942-1992 / Jeffrey R. Millet

Author:
Millet, Jeffrey R  Search this
Subject:
United States Navy Construction Battalions History  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 113 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
C1993
Call number:
VA66.C6 M65 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_461802

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