This digital collection includes more than 800 of the approximately 6,700 images in the Pusey & Jones Photograph Collection. Pusey and Jones specialized in ship and machine building. This collection of images primarily consists of those related to the shipbuilding division of the company but does include a few images of their machine operations.
Pusey and Jones Company's main facility was located in Wilmington, Delaware on the Christina River. Over the course of the company's lifespan they built nearly 500 ships. They were active from 1848 to 1959.
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Image: View of figurehead on Lotosland yacht. Click to view