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Medium: Scrapped: The Naval Parade That Brings Military, Civilians, Together

My article on the cancellation of San Francisco’s Fleet Week 2013 and the growing military-civilian divide. Alameda Naval Air Station and the Concord Naval Weapons Station were located in the East Bay. Slightly farther afield was Hamilton Air Force base … Continue reading

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F-104 Starfighters over the Bay Bridge, 1959

Two U.S. Air Force F-104 Starfighters over the Bay Bridge, 1959. These F-104s were probably assigned to the 83rd Fighter Interceptor Squadron, Hamilton Air Force Base.

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USS Robert E. Peary, San Francisco Bay

USS Robert E. Peary, a Knox-class frigate, with Transamerica Pyramid in background.

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San Francisco Public Library Photo Archives

The San Francisco Public Library maintains an impressive collection of historical imagery of the City and the Bay Area. The searchable collection features hundreds of photos of the military, and anti-military and nuclear protests, from the interwar period to the … Continue reading

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