Ships and Shipbuilders

Drydock and repair, account and ledger books of shipbuilders in the Los Angeles Harbor, papers of shipbuilders, and papers of ships operating in the Harbor in the twentieth century.

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Emil Aarup, ship builder and designer

Emil Aarup, ship builder and designer

March 3rd, 2015

Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library Collection 30

This collection of documents, photographic prints and ship’s lines was created by Emil Aarup at his own business in Los Angeles betwee[...]

William Muller Collection

William Muller Collection

March 3rd, 2015

Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library Collection 17

This manuscript collection of documents and ship’s lines is an example of an early 20th century shipbuilder in Los Angeles Harbor. Th[...]

Fellows & Stewart, Inc.

Fellows & Stewart, Inc.

April 20th, 2014

Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library Collection 3

The collection is entitled Papers of Fellows and Stewart, Inc., 1900-1967
The collection size is approximately 50 cu. ft. of corresponde[...]