Pusey and Jones Corporation photographs

About this collection

This digital collection includes more than 2,100 of the approximately 6,700 images in the Pusey & Jones Photograph Collection. Pusey and Jones specialized in ship and machine building. Pusey and Jones Company's main facility was located in Wilmington, Delaware on the Christina River. The collection has not been digitized in its entirety. For a detailed description of the entire collection, click here to view the catalog record.

    Image: Cape Diamond built for U.S. Maritime Commission, 1943. Click to view.

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The side wheel steamer, McLane, not built by Pusey and Jones Company
Length: 154 feet. Breadth 27 feet. Depth: 10 feet 6 in. Engine: Beam, 3 feet 8 in. diameter, 10 feet stroke.
Side wheel steamer, Anajas, Hull 81, built for Brazil
Length: 155 feet. Beam: 26 feet. Depth: 8 feet Engs. 280 & 281. Engines (2) Inclined High Pressure 20 in. diameter, 72 in. stroke.
Wood side wheel steamer, Florence, Hull 80
Length: 138 feet. Beam: 24 feet. Depth: 8 feet 3 in. Beam: Engine 26 in. x 108 in. -#270.