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 steamer, Queen Alexandria, dryers loading
Loading P.M. 1218 for Powell River Paper Co. Exp. 1912. View showing dryers loading. Dryers not lagged. exposed - 1912 by W.J.C.
Loading boiler for steamer, Columbia
Contract 1240. Lobster - back boiler for steamer Columbia. Length: 17 feet; Breadth: 19 feet 6 in.; Height: 22 feet 6 in. high; 4020 sq. ft. Heating surface, 338 - 3 1/2 in. tubes 11 feet long.
The freighter, Cape Mohican, loading paper machinery
Shipping P.M. 1873 to Switzerland. Contract 1873. Mohican at Marine Terminal.