Bow, South Portland Shipbuilding Corp., 1943
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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.
- 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: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 204 x 28
- Local Code: Photographs -- South Portland -- Boat & Ship Building
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
Boat & ship industry--Maine--South Portland
Liberty ships--Maine--South Portland
South Portland Shipbuilding Corp. (Me.)
Construction workers--Maine--South Portland
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