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    • NCRPC01854

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party of the SS Charles C. Pinckney, hull number 7, on May 10, 1942, at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in Wilmington, NC. Pictured are Tuny McMahon, sponsor; Katherine Rhee, maid of honor (plaid suit); Mrs. McMahon, mother of...
    • NCRPC0869

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • The launching of the U.S.S. Todd on Oct. 10, 1944. it was the 145th ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company. Pictured left to right are Roger Williams, president of the NC Shipbuilding Company; attendant; W.S. McMahon; Mrs. R. Gregg Cherry,...
    • NCRPC0920

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the S.S. Ruth Lykes on Feb. 24, 1945. It was the 203rd ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company. Pictured left to right are S. Turman, executive vice president of Lykes Bros.; Roger Williams, president of NC Shipbuilding Co.;...
    • NCRPC0935

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the S.S. Reuben Tipton on April 20, 1945. It was the 211th ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company. Pictured left to right are Joseph E. Lykes, president of Lykes Bros.; Miss Mathilde Conway Farrell, neice of Mrs. Tipton; Miss...
    • NCRPC0937

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • The launching of the S.S. Red Gauntlet took place May 5, 1945. It was the 199th ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company. It was the 213th ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company. Pictured left to right are P.F. Halsey; Mrs. Sidney...
    • NCRPC01841

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party of the SS Santa Luisa on April 2, 1946 at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in Wilmington, NC. Hull number 242. Pictured left to right are: Mrs. Haskell Rhett, of Wilmington; Mr. Godfrey MacDonald, passenger and traffic...
    • NCRPC1900

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the SS Lawrence D. Tyson on July 3, 1943, at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company located in Wilmington, NC. Pictured left to right are: John Q. LeGrand, of Wilmington; Major Kenneth Gilpiu; unknown person; Mrs. LeGrand; Mrs. James...
    • NCRPC0943

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party of the S.S. Dick Lykes took place Aug. 20, 1945. Pictured left to right are Miss Mason Mallory; Lt. Col. Charles Lykes, son of Mrs. J.M. Lykes; Miss Mary Jo Johnson; Mr. P.F. Halsey, vice president and general manager of NC...
    • NCRPC0795

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the S.S. Alexander Martin, North Carolina Shipbuilding Company hull 18. Pictured left to right are Mrs. Hargrove Bellamy, Mr. Hargrove Bellamy, Mrs. Louise Hooper (mother of sponsor), Mr. Roger Williams (President of NC Shipbuilding...
    • NCRPC01905

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • This picture depicts workers building Liberty ships, such as the Virginia Dare, at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company during World War II.
    • NCRPC01856

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party of the SS Jeremiah Van Rensselaer on June 7, 1942, at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in Wilmington, NC. Pictured as Miss Ages Morton, sponsor and grandaughter of Hugh MacRae, Director of North Carolina Shipbuilding Company;...
    • NCRPC0954

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party for the S.S. Santa Barbara on Jan. 24, 1946. Pictured left to right are Phillip B. Iglehart, vice president of Grace Line, Inc.; Arthur C. Diehl, vice president of Naco Fertilizer Co.; Mr. Alan Corey, Jr.; Godfrey MacDonald,...
    • NCRPC0767

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • This photograph depicts several of the ships at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company outfitting piers. The photograph was printed in the booklet titled "Five Years of North Carolina Shipbuilding," on page 16.
    • NCRPC0861

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • The S.S. Santa Elisa was completed was launched May 6, 1944. This photograph of the 123rd ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company was taken July 31, 1944. It took 101 days to construct the ship at the NC Shipbuilding Company.
    • NCRPC01862

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party of the SS Hannis Taylor, on May 31, 1943, at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in Wilmington, NC. Pictured left to right are Robert Tate, of Wilmington; Robert Tate Jr.; unknown person; Mrs. Robert Tate; unknown person;...
    • NCRPC0769

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • The North Carolina Shipbuilding Company has several plate rack storage areas to hold various parts of the vessels being constructed. This photograph also shows the shipways in the background. It was printed on page 11 of the booklet titled, "Five...
    • Shipyard

    • Cape Fear River, North Carolina Shipbuilding Company, World War II, Shipyard, Shipbuilding, Liberty Ships, C-2s, AKAs
    • This b&w photograph captures C-2s or AKAs under construction at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company's shipyard.

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