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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45-ton Clyde Whirley Traveling Crane for side launching way
Crane test. 70ft. Rad. Normal 30,000 lbs.
The freighter, Marina #1075, built for U.S. Maritime Commission
Contract 1075. C1-A-Shelter Deck Turbine Freight Ship.
H. S. Falk, 95-foot tugboat
Contract 1077. Built for The Donaldson Towing & Lightering Co.
Models of ferry boats, Pocahontas and Princess Anne
Contract 1974. Built for Virginia Ferry Corporation. Princess Anne built by Sun Shipbuilding.
Pusey and Jones Corporation's Steel Storage Yard
For Contract 1075, Marina (C-1-A freighter).
Installation of boilers on C1-A freighter, Marina, built for U.S. Maritime Commission
C1-A freighter. Contract 1075. Shelter Deck Turbine Freight Ship.
Tugboat, Garden City, launching
Contract 1079. Tug H. C. Jefferson on right.