The Dwight W. Messimer photograph collection, circa 1900s-1920s, (SAFR 23343, P01-030) is comprised of 1 booklet and 50 photographs
relating to the Port of San Francisco. The collection has been processed to the item level.
Dwight R. Messimer is a military historian, specializing in World War I and early U.S. aviation. Messimer is the author of
eight books on military history, many of which involve U.S. Navy ships and submarines. He worked for the San Jose Police Department
from 1966-1989 and was a lecturer in military history at San Jose State University from 1988-2002.
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This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.