Photographic Highlights of Marine Engineering at California Shipbuilding Corporation, 1941—1945. :
Collection:
William A. Bergstrom Engineering Collection of California Shipbuilding Corp
Object Type:
Prints, photographic
Title:
California Shipbuilding Company engineer assembling parts of a prototype ship's hull.
Description:
This image depicts the two engineers working with the keel line and the curves of a ship's hull which have been cut from plywood.
Explanation of Details:
These California Shipbuilding Company engineers work in the mold—loft at the shipyard, assembling the model of a ship's hull. The mold—loft is a room large enough to lay out the full—size plans for a ship, beginning at the keel.
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