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)
Ships--Launching
Liberty ships--Georgia--Brunswick
Shipbuilding--Georgia--Brunswick
Shipyards--Georgia--Brunswick
Rites and ceremonies--Georgia--Brunswick
United States--Social life and customs
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 crowd gathered to watch the launch of the S. S. Henry W. Grady in Brunswick, Georgia.
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/0
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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