Print, Photographic

Object number
P9272
Date
circa 1943
Description
A photograph depicting a speaker at a podium addressing a large audience. Utility poles and a large building are visible in the background. Photo was most likely taken at an award ceremony held by the U.S. Maritime Commission; the ceremony recognized Walter Butler Shipbuilders, Inc. for their construction of the (second) U.S.S. Newport (see 93.80.1).
Subjects
U.S.S. Newport (Second)
Related People & Organizations
Stanley, Winifred (associated)