VIS 148.06.03 SS Henry W. Grady Launch

SS Henry W. Grady Launch

Title SS Henry W. Grady Launch
Photographer Terhune, Harold J.
Description View of sponsors Mrs. Eugene Black (with flowers) and Mrs. Henry W. Grady III (to the left and behind Mrs. Black) at the launch of the SS Henry W. Grady in Brunswick, Georgia.
Geographic Location Brunswick (Ga.)
Subject Ships--1940-1950
Government vessels--United States
Liberty ships--United States
Vessels--United States
Steamboats--1940-1950
World War, 1939-1945--Georgia
Women--1940-1950
Uniforms--1940-1950
Flowers
Bouquets
Children--1940-1950
Clothing & dress--1940-1950
Personal Name Black, Augusta Evans Grady (Mrs. Eugene)
Grady, Henry W., III, Mrs.
Corporate Name Henry W. Grady (Steamship)
Date Original 1943 October 22
Date Digital 2006
Type 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 148.06.03
Collection Raymond B. Nixon Photographs of the S.S. Henry W. Grady
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes 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.
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