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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H. S. Falk, 95-foot tugboat
Contract 1077. Built for The Donaldson Towing & Lightering Co.
Tugboat, Garden City, launching
Contract 1079. Tug H. C. Jefferson on right.
C1-A freighter, Cape Corwin, leaving dock for delivery
C1-A freighter. Contract 1087. M.C. 299. Built for U.S. Maritime Commission.
Cape Bon, built for U.S. Maritime Commission
C1-A freighter. Contract 1089. M.C. 301.
Miss Justine Brown, sponsor, christening the tugboat, Justine
Contract 1099. Built for Donaldson Towing.
Cape Borda, built for U.S. Maritime Commission
C1-A freighter. Contract 1100. M.C. 1691.