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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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Hy Mariampolski
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The Peppermint Lounge was tucked away in a corner of Times Square. It was not much of a bar, but in 1962 it launched the Twist into international fame. The dance changed the paradigm. Everyone did it!

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