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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Pennsylvania Railroad steel twin screw tugboat #35
Contract 1191. Length: 117 feet 6 in. Beam: 32 feet. Depth: 15 feet. Two scotch boilers-Eng. Triple Expansion.
Delivery of the tugboat P.R.R. No. 35, hull #344
Tug constructed for the Pennsylvania Railroad
Building the P.R.R. [Pennsylvania Railroad] Tug #35, hull #344
Tug constructed for the Pennsylvania Railroad
Christening of New York Central Railroad Tug #3
Fletcher tug sponsor before launching. Contract 1313.
New York Central Railroad Tug #3 launching party
Contract 1313. Fletcher Tug Launching Party.