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The Sentinel: 1942

The Sentinel: 1942

New Orleans, July 1942. "Coast Guardsman standing watch over 78-foot torpedo boat. Continual watch is kept. Higgins Industries Inc." View full size. 4x5 Kodachrome transparency by Howard Hollem for the Office of War Information.

 

Sidearm by a strong arm

What composition, what contrast, what a subject. My XX chromosomes are signaling.

Higgins Torpedo Boats

Better known as PT Boats. As in PT-109 and McHale's Navy.

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