Liberty ships

EC-2 vessels (Ships), Ships, Liberty
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Date: ca 1943-1945 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: WH-0461-F Description: Original caption reads: "NZEF IP [New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Pacific]. Wharf operating unit unloading a Liberty ship at a port in New Caledonia [...
Date: 23 Nov 1994 From: The Merchant Navy story By: Blackie, Carl Joseph, 1911-1998 Ref: OHInt-0321-03 Description: Joe Blackie was born in Dunedin in 1911. Recalls education in Balclutha and at Caversham High School, running away from home, cutting flax as first job then ...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021644-G Description: Two American Liberty ships at Port Chalmers; the 'Frank Joseph Irwin' (No. 97) with tugboat escort; and the 'Lincoln Steffens' (No. 93). Probably photographe...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021645-G Description: The American Liberty ship number 93 (the 'Lincoln Steffens') and an unidentified American icebreaker at Port Chalmers. The sheer-legs is visible in the foreg...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021651-F Description: Steamship Port Jackson in the foreground, with the American Liberty ships 'Frank Joseph Irwin (No. 97), and 'Lincoln Steffens' (No. 93) partially obscured be...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021650-F Description: Steamship Port Jackson, and partially obscured behind an unidentified steamship, the American Liberty ship 'Frank Joseph Irwin' (No. 97). Photographed at Po...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021647-G Description: Two American Liberty ships at Port Chalmers; number 97, the 'Frank Joseph Irwin' with a tugboat alongside; and number 93, the 'Lincoln Steffens'. A dredge is...
Date: between 1942 and 1946 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021646-G Description: The American Liberty ship number 93 (the 'Lincoln Steffens') arriving at Port Chalmers. Probably photographed by Catherine Euphemia Matheson who took over th...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021656-F Description: Two American Liberty ships at Port Chalmers; the 'Frank Joseph Irwin' (No. 97), escorted by a tugboat, with a dredge partially visible behind; and the 'Linco...
Date: between 1942 and 1959 From: De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives By: Matheson, Catherine Euphemia, active 1932-1950 Ref: 1/1-021643-G Description: Four steamships berthed at Port Chalmers; from left to right, the American Liberty ships 'Lincoln Steffens' (No. 93), and 'Frank Joseph Irwin (No. 97), the '...
Date: 1943-1955 From: Waters, Sydney David, 1883-1965 : Papers By: Stewart, I G, active 1955 Ref: MS-Papers-8455-50 Description: A copy of `Liberty vessels under the British flag' by I G Stewart of the New Zealand Shipping Company Limited. The paper is about Liberty vessels, a modific...
Date: 1993, 1941-1948 By: Eyre, Patricia Naomi, 1916-2006 Ref: MS-Papers-11851 Description: Transcript of a memoir by Patricia Eyre, wife of New Zealand politician, Dean Eyre, of their family's wartime experience in San Francisco following the bombi...
Date: 09 Mar 1994 From: The Merchant Navy story By: Moore, Robert Gregory, 1924-1994 Ref: OHInt-0321-18 Description: Robert Moore was born in 1924, in Widnes, Lancashire. Backgrounds schooling and work as a joiner. Tells of joining the Merchant Navy in 1943, sailing on the ...