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Iselts at Palmyra-1938.jpg
This photo comes from an unknown publication, but the photos were likely taken as part of the USS Taney's visit to Palmyra in 1937 (despite the date of the photo saying 1938), led by scientist and Bishop Museum Curator E.H. Bryan.

Our best guess…

Date: 1938

CooperSailing.jpg
This image, taken from a newspaper article briefly detailing Cooper sailing to Palmyra to look for buried treasure, shows the judge at the helm. The quality is low, but the image striking in its very intimate portrayal of the first man to wholly…

Date: 1911-07-29

TFTN-321943.pdf
Brief but unique account from 1943, about a contractor named M.R. "Slim" Gooding, who worked on Palmyra's initial Navy construction projects. It describes a desk he built for his wife, and had shipped back to his home in Gooding, Idaho, along with…

Date: 1943-3-2

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