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 yacht, Cambriona, at wharf finished
Contract 1042. Built for W. O. Briggs.
The yacht, Galaxy, launching party
Miss. Margaretta du Pont Tasmall, sponsor. Contract 1045. Built for R. R. M. Carpenter.
Sponsor Miss Margaretta du Pont Tasmall christening the yacht, Galaxy
Contract 1045. Built for R. R. M. Carpenter.
The yacht, Onika, on ways
Contract 1048. Built for Edsel Ford, Detroit, Michigan.
Launching party for the yacht, Onika
Sponsor. Contract 1048. Built for Edsel Ford.
Onika, the Edsel Ford houseboat
Contract 1048. December 1930. Photo. 4197.
Bedroom on the yacht, Onika
Owner's bedroom, forward. Contract 1048. Built for Edsel Ford.
Dining room on the yacht, Avalon, built for Ogden B. Mills
Interior dining room, looking forward. Contract 1047.
Yankee Clipper reconditioning, formerly the yacht, Sialia
Reconditioning. S.O. 86575. Originally built in 1913 as Sialia.