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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.;...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • NCRPC0973s

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Sports kept employees of the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company active when they were not working on building vessels. This page features some photographs from the booklet, "Five Years of North Carolina Shipbuilding."
    • NCRPC0973t

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Page 37 of the booklet, "Five Years of North Carolina Shipbuilding," features some of the recreational activities that took place at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company from 1941 to 1946.
    • NCRPC0973u

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Some of the shop scenes featured in the booklet, "Five Years of North Carolina Shipbuilding," show women hard at work at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in Wilmington. These photographs feature images of machine, gear assembly, plumbing...
    • NCRPC0824

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the S.S. Storm King on Sept. 17, 1943. NC Shipbuilding Company's 91st hull to be completed. Pictured are Mrs. P.F. Halsey (holding bottle), sponsor, Roger Williams (left), president of NC Shipbuilding Co., and Homer L. Ferguson...
    • NCRPC0829

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • The S.S. Northern Light was launched Nov. 9, 1943, as the 99th ship built by the NC Shipbuilding Company. Mrs. J.E. Stewart of the Forest Hills area in Wilmington, was the sponsor. The message featured on the starboard side of the vessel was...
    • Zebulon B. Vance

    • Cape Fear River, North Carolina Shipbuilding Company, Shipbuilding, Liberty Ship, Zebulon Vance, Ships
    • This b&w photograph of the Liberty Ship, USS Zebulon Vance, captures the christening ceremony for the first launching by the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in 1941.
    • NCRPC0836

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching party for the S.S. Memnon on Feb. 26, 1944. It was the 112th ship completed by the NC Shipbuilding Company. Pictured left to right are Bruce B. Cameron, mayor of Wilmington, Major Katherine Towle, USMCRCR; Mrs. Henry Larsen, sponsor;...
    • 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...
    • 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;...
    • 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;...

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