Battleship USS West Virginia (BB-48)

Painting of the USS West Virginia

Warships Collection of Paintings

In this painting Battleship USS West Virginia emerges from beneath the Brooklyn Bridge. The New York City skyline of the mid-1930s frames her from behind. She has departed from the Navy Dockyard, one of many dockyards that line the fingered waterways of New York Harbor, and is now headed out to sea.

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