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Photographer: Timothy Carr
Taken: June 19, 2013
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Additional Description: Taken from the present location of Battery Schenk, this image shows Battery Thomas’ large mound during construction. The height of this mound would lead to the eventual deactivation of the battery. Note the lantern room of the Mobile Point lighthouse visible at the extreme right of the photo. (NARA)
Submitted: October 29, 2013, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.
Database Locator Identification Number: p259181
File Size: 0.380 Megabytes


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