USS CONSTITUTION - OLD IRONSIDES

HOUSTON TEXAS 1932

THIS GRAND OLD WARSHIP STARTED ON A COASTAL TOUR OF AMERICA IN 1931. IT WAS TOWED DOWN THE INTERCOSTAL WATERWAY ALONG THE ATLANTIC AND GULF  COASTS THROUGH THE PANAMA CANAL AND UP THE WEST COAST TO THE DELIGHT OF MILLIONS OF AMERICANS. OVER 100,000 PEOPLE IN HOUSTON ALONE TOURED THE BOAT. THIS GROUP OF HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS SHOWCASES THIS MAGNIFICENT SHIPS TRIP TO HOUSTON TEXAS IN 1932.

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USS CONSTITUTION NEAR SAN JACINTO PIER

OLD IRONSIDES CRUSING PAST THE SAN JACINTO BATTLEGROUND IN THE HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL

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