Category Archives: Small Vessel Builders

Ventnor Shipyard

Ventnor Shipyard records, 1941–1945. 3 boxes, 2 volumes (3.75 linear feet). About Ventnor Shipyard Ventnor Boat Works was founded by Adolph Apel in 1902. The company gained fame as builders of custom speed boats. At the beginning of World War … Continue reading

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Pusey & Jones Corporation

Pusey & Jones records, 1905–1942. 4 boxes (1.5 linear feet). About Pusey & Jones Corporation The Pusey and Jones Corporation was a major ship and equipment manufacturer from 1846 to 1959. Ship building was the primary focus from 1853 until … Continue reading

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RTC Shipbuilding Co. (Camden, N.J.)

RTC Shipbuilding Co. records, 1934–1965. 19 boxes, 5 folders (7.83 linear feet). About RTC Shipbuilding Co. In 1940, Leroy M. Robinson (president), George R. Taylor (Vice-president), and John P. Carson (secretary and treasurer) formed RTC Shipbuilding Company in Camden, New … Continue reading

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Guthorn, Peter J.

Peter J. Guthorn collection on New Jersey shipbuilding, circa 1960 –1980. 4 boxes (4 linear feet). About Peter J. Guthorn Peter J. Guthorn is an historian and author. His books include American Maps and Map Makers of the Revolution, United … 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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