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The bow of a ship on Way #5 at the West Division of the South Portland Shipbuilding Corp. on Feb. 20, 1943.
The ship became the John Trumball. After the war, it was sold privately and scrapped in 1970.
The company built Liberty Ships for the U.S. Maritime Commission during World War II.
About This Item
- Title: Bow, South Portland Shipbuilding Corp., 1943
- Creator: Stanley Dana Corp., Portland
- Creation Date: 1943-02-20
- Subject Date: 1943
- Town: South Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 204 cm x 28 cm
- Local Code: Photographs -- South Portland -- Boat & Ship Building
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
- Construction workers--Maine--South Portland
- Construction--Maine--South Portland
- South Portland Shipbuilding Corp. (Me.)
- Liberty ships--Maine--South Portland
- Ships--Maine--South Portland
- Scaffolding--Maine--South Portland
- Boat & ship industry--Maine--South Portland
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