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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Pamlico engine
Engine number 932 and 933
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.
Tugboat, Miraflores, built for Isthmian Canan Commission
Contract 1184 - 1909-11-02. Length: 118 feet. Beam: 15 feet. Depth: 9 feet 3 in. Engine 13 in. x 21 in. x 32 in./24 in.
Stern wheel steamer hull
Contract 1197.
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