Launching of cruiser USS Santa Fe (CL-60) by sponsor Miss Caroline T. Chavez in Camden, New Jersey.
Camden New Jersey USA Date:1942, June 10 Duration:2 min 50 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Launching of USS Santa Fe (CL-60) in Camden, New Jersey. Sponsor of the Santa Fe, Miss Caroline T. Chavez speaks into a microphone. Officers and guests in background. Chocks under the side of the Santa Fe prior to the launch. Miss Caroline and two maids of honor at the launching ceremony. Miss Chavez breaks a bottle of champagne on the bow of Santa Fe as she starts to slide down the way. Shipyard workers wave at the launching of the ship.
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