SS Henry W. Grady Launch

Collection:
Raymond B. Nixon Photographs, 1943
Title:
SS Henry W. Grady Launch
Creator:
Terhune, Harold J.
Publisher:
Raymond B. Nixon Photographs, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA.
Date of Original:
1943-10-22
Subject:
J.A. Jones Construction Company
Henry W. Grady (Ship)
Cargo ships--Georgia--Brunswick
Ships--Launching
Shipbuilding--Georgia--Brunswick
Shipyards--Georgia--Brunswick
Shipbuilding industry--Employees
Rites and ceremonies--Georgia--Brunswick
United States--Social life and customs
Conductors (Music)--Georgia--Brunswick
Musicians--Georgia--Brunswick
Musical instruments--Georgia--Brunswick
Trombone--Georgia--Brunswick
Brass instruments--Georgia--Brunswick
Men--Georgia--Brunswick
Women--Georgia--Brunswick
Military uniforms
Music--Georgia--Brunswick
Instrumental music--Georgia--Brunswick
Boys--Georgia--Brunswick
Crowds--Georgia--Brunswick
Construction workers--Georgia--Brunswick
Construction industry--Georgia--Brunswick
Construction industry--Employees--Georgia--Brunswick
Clothing and dress--Georgia--Brunswick
Hats--Georgia--Brunswick
Bands (Music)--Georgia--Brunswick
Sheet music--Georgia--Brunswick
Liberty ships--Georgia--Brunswick--History--World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Music--Georgia--Brunswick
World War, 1939-1945--War work
Location:
United States, Georgia, Glynn County, Brunswick, 31.1499528, -81.4914894
Medium:
black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of the conductor holding up a young boy to conduct the band for the launch of the SS Henry W. Grady in Brunswick, Georgia.
bands
The SS Henry W. Grady, named after Atlanta journalist Henry Grady, was a liberty ship. The Liberty ships were a series of cargo ships built by the United States during World War II. The steamship Henry W. Grady was launched in 1943.
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/rbnixon/id/6
Rights Holder:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Additional Rights Information:
Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
Extent:
8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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