Skinner & Eddy Yard No. 2, Hull No. 1928, Oct. 29, 1918

Photograph of a steel ship under construction at the Skinner & Eddy Corporation yards. Photograph shows the work being done on the upper deck, which includes installing the upper deck plates. The seated man (near the center of the photograph) is riveting with a riveting gun, and the pot on the stand next to him is a rivet heater. Overhead, a boiler is being lowered onto the ship.

Details

Creation Date: Oct. 29, 1918

Catalog ID: 1994.0.264

Call Number: SHIP BLD 67

Object Types: print, photographic

Dimensions: Width 10 in . Height 8 in

Related Subjects: shipbuilding Skinner & Eddy Corporation Seattle, WA steamship worker, shipbuilding riveter Seattle business World War I