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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Sidewheeler steamer, Clement Bollen
Clement Bellen - Knockdown boat.
Steamer Algibe I under construction, built for Cuba
Length: 75 feet. Beam: 18 feet. Depth: 8 feet 6 in. Steel sheathed - Eng. 884 - 10 in. x 12 in. Smith Shop and large derrick in background of image.
Hull from knockdown boat, Sunapee
Large derrick in background.
The steamer, S.S. Peter Stuyvesant, during building
Contract 1033. Built for Hudson River Day Line.
S.S. City of Washington, passenger steamer with fire damage
Wilson Line Day Passenger Steamer showing condition after fire. Contract 1052.