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  • Dravo Corporation and the US Navy

    Dravo Corporation and the US Navy

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    The Delaware Valley’s second city, Wilmington, Delaware, was the home of the Dravo Corporation. At a time when the country needed ships, Dravo built eight vessels that helped win World War II. Learn their histories from these thumb-nail bios.

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Past Article

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The Grimm’s folk tale, The Wishing Table revisits the Uvachrom company with a salute, not an encore. A Uvachrom set of the lesser-known tale has been found and the art, by the early 20th century German illustrator Georg Mühlberg, is equally spectacular in its detailed and painterly presentation.

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