467 Ships of California Shipbuilding Corporation, Part 1.
Collection:
Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library
Object Type:
Prints, photographic
Title:
Woman cutting steel at California Shipbuilding Corporation, May 5, 1943.
Description:
Woman skilled worker photographed on the launching day of S.S. CHARLES CROCKER at California Shipbuilding Corporation, May 11, 1943.
Explanation of Details:
Charles Crocker (1822—1888) was a capitalist and President of the Southern Pacific Railroad, having joined with three other investors in the Central Pacific Railroad which opened the West to railroad transportation.
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