Images

 

 

Film Star Veronica Lake at a Southeastern Bond rally (Amelia Dreese)

Film Star Veronica Lake at a Southeastern Bond rally

 

Julia Butler and Josephine Butler, pose at the christening of the Liberty ship S.S. Edwin L. Godkin on 30 November 1943. (Jackson Library, UNC Greensboro)

Julia Butler and Josephine Butler, pose at the christening of the Liberty ship S.S. Edwin L. Godkin on 30 November 1943. (Jackson Library, UNC Greensboro)

 

 

The S.S. Thomas Wolfe being prepared for launching, Dec.15, 1943

The S.S. Thomas Wolfe being prepared for launching, Dec.15, 1943

 

Mrs. Spencer Connerat christens the S.S. Joseph Habersham as shipyard official Mr. Harry Fair looks on. Oct.12, 1943. (Georgia Historical Society)

Mrs. Spencer Connerat christens the S.S. Joseph Habersham as shipyard official Mr. Harry Fair looks on. Oct.12, 1943. (Georgia Historical Society)

 

 

Liberty ship workers

Women welders cutting the sole plates for a launch

 

Activity at the wet dock - The Sou'Easter

Activity at the wet dock

 

Liberty bow section

Liberty bow section

Newly-built Liberty setting sail

Newly-built Liberty setting sail

 

The Shipyard, looking North

The shipyard looking North

 

 

Liberty passing the yard

Liberty passing the yard

    

Hull construction

 

Hull construction




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