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Artifact Gallery:

Battleship USS Iowa Museum Los Angeles collects relevant artifacts to help tell the story of the ship and the Surface Navy to a broad audience.  Below you will find some of our accessioned artifacts in our collection.  Not all items are on display and are monitored according to our collections management policy.

We accept new items in the collection on a case-by-case basis.  Click here for more information.

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2A Iowa Hull Construction photos

USS Iowa, (lead ship of the Iowa class battleships), concept model - December 7, 1942 - F1111C263
USS Iowa, (lead ship of the Iowa class battleships), concept model - December 7, 1942 - F1111C263
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Iowa Class BB-61 through BB-66 builders mock-up of battery plot room - October 22, 1940 - F1111C42
Iowa Class BB-61 through BB-66 builders mock-up of battery plot room - October 22, 1940 - F1111C42
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Iowa Class BB-61 through BB-66 builders mock-up of the conning tower - October 22, 1940 - F1111C49
Iowa Class BB-61 through BB-66 builders mock-up of the conning tower - October 22, 1940 - F1111C49
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USS Iowa ceremonial keel laying with workers & shipyard officials at New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn - June 27, 1940 - F1111C17
USS Iowa ceremonial keel laying with workers & shipyard officials at New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn - June 27, 1940 - F1111C17
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USS Iowa postal cover of keel laying - June 21, 1940.
USS Iowa postal cover of keel laying - June 21, 1940.
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