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Refined by:Original Format: Film, Video Remove Language: English Remove Location: San Francisco Remove Sites and Collection: Before and After the Great Earthquake and Fire: Early Films of San Francisco, 1897 to 1916 Remove Location: Japan Remove
This film shows the launching of the Imperial Japanese Navy cruiser Chitose at the Union Iron Works shipyard, San Francisco, on Saturday, January 22, 1898. The camera view is east, across a small inlet of Central Basin, to slipway #1. Four additional slipways lay beyond to the west. The inlet and slipway remain today, now covered with chunks of abandoned piers, adjacent to the ...
- Original Format: Film, Video
- Date: 1898