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Stockton, California - A view of an ocean-gong freighter at the Port of Stockton. Seven ocean-going vessels of the largest AMM type can be berthed at one time. The 77 nautical mile deep water channel is maintained at a minimum depth of 32 feet, while the minimum bottom width is 250 feet. This is the transportation focal point of California's Central Valley region.

Contributing Institution

Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

Resource Identifier


Geographic Coordinates

37.951880, -121.326528

Circa Date

circa 1960

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San Joaquin County, Stockton California, photographs, postcard, photo, image, history, Western America