Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Isaac Sharpless, South Portland, 1943

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Isaac Sharpless, South Portland, 1943

Item 21561 enlarge zoom send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

The Liberty Ship Isaac Sharpless at Pier 1 East at the West Division of the South Portland Shipbuilding Corp. on Feb. 20, 1943.

The ship was chartered by the Army Transportation Service and could hold 550 troops.

The company built Liberty Ships for the U.S. Maritime Commission during World War II.

Other Information


  • Title: Isaac Sharpless, South Portland, 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): 20 x 25
  • 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
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

Print This Record

Share what you know about this item

... Or if there's a problem with this page, tell us.

We do NOT offer appraisals on like items. Check our Note on Appraisals.

*Required fields.