[Clipping photocopy: Tests by experts challenge Navy over Iowa blast]

One of 3 clippings in the series: USS Iowa, 1990 available on this site.

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Newspaper clipping from the New York Times about government experts re-examining an explosion that occurred on a turret of the U.S.S. Iowa in 1989, and finding that the explosion was an accident. Previously, the incident was believed to be intentional due to a homosexual relationship gone bad between two Navy men.

[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Schmitt, Eric May 1990.

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  • Main Title: [Clipping photocopy: Tests by experts challenge Navy over Iowa blast]
  • Series Title: USS Iowa, 1990

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Newspaper clipping from the New York Times about government experts re-examining an explosion that occurred on a turret of the U.S.S. Iowa in 1989, and finding that the explosion was an accident. Previously, the incident was believed to be intentional due to a homosexual relationship gone bad between two Navy men.

[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Preferred Citation: Dennis Vercher Collection (The Dallas Way) (AR0789), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Dennis Vercher Collection (The Dallas Way)

Named for journalist and activist Dennis Vercher. These materials, which include correspondence, newspaper clippings, financial documentation and press releases, relate to LGBT activism, legislation and HIV/AIDS.

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  • May 1990

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Schmitt, Eric. [Clipping photocopy: Tests by experts challenge Navy over Iowa blast], clipping, May 1990; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc916754/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.