Category Archives: Tankers and Cargo Vessels

J.J. Henry Co.

J.J. Henry Co. records, 1954–1967. 2 boxes, plus 2 film reels (1.25 linear feet). About J.J. Henry Co. J.J. Henry Co., was a New York City naval architecture and marine engineering firm. The firm designed the naval icebreaker Glacier, and … Continue reading

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Bowes

Thomas D. Bowes, M.E., Associates records, 1905–1982. 43 boxes, 11 volumes, and numerous rolled charts (129.5 linear feet). About Thomas D. Bowes Thomas D. Bowes (1883-1965) graduated from Cornell University in 1905. In the same year, he founded the naval … Continue reading

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Betts, George

George Betts research materials on SS Muskogee, 1942–2002. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). Abstract Collection of letters, photographs, clippings, maps and other materials gathered in the course of Betts’ search for information about the fate of his father, William W. … Continue reading

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Orner, John

John Orner papers, 1896–1978. 5 boxes, 2 folders, FIX (4.45 linear feet). About John Orner John Orner, Sr. (1905-1983) worked for Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company as a machinist from around 1931 to 1970. The Sun Shipbuilding and Dry … Continue reading

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Mathis Co. (Camden, N.J.)

John H. Mathis Company records, 1919–1965. 10 boxes, plus 12 flat file drawers, 17 oversize boxes, and 1 oversize folder (195 linear feet). About Mathis Co. The John H. Mathis Co at Point and Erie Streets in Camden, New Jersey, … Continue reading

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Noone, Ernest L.

Ernest L. Noone scrapbooks, 1887–1942. 4 volumes, 1 folder (0.54 linear feet). About the collection A scrapbook of steamships (liners, oil tankers, and paddlewheelers), 1887-1942 (bulk 1935-1940) kept by Ernest L. Noone. Contents of the scrapbook are arranged by line. … Continue reading

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Schlobohm, F.J.

F.J. Schlobohm instructional materials and specification books, 1940s–1950s. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). About the collection This collection consists of a packet of educational material from Merchant Marine School of Seaman’s Church Institute of New York; and specification books for … Continue reading

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