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[Photograph of Mrs. G. G. Purcell at a Liberty ship launching, J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyard, Brunswick, Georgia, 1943-1945?]

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Title: [Photograph of Mrs. G. G. Purcell at a Liberty ship launching, J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyard, Brunswick, Georgia, 1943-1945?]
Mrs. G. G. Purcell and her daughter on left
Date: 1943-1945
Description: Mrs. Purcell (center), wife of the Methodist bishop of North Carolina, at the christening of a Liberty ship in the shipyard of the J.A. Jones Construction Company in Brunswick, Georgia. Her daughter, Claire Purcell is at left. A third woman (unknown) is on Mrs. Purcell's right.

"63-5"--photograph.

Original photograph scanned by the Brunswick-Glynn County Library. Described by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO.

Subjects: J.A. Jones Construction Company | Purcell, G. G., Mrs. | Purcell, Claire | Liberty ships--Georgia--Brunswick | Ships--Launching | Shipbuilding--Georgia--Brunswick | Shipyards--Georgia--Brunswick | Rites and ceremonies--Georgia--Brunswick | United States--Social life and customs | World War, 1939-1945--War work | Brunswick (Ga.) | Glynn County (Ga.)
Contributors: Brunswick-Glynn County Library (Ga.). Special Collections
Online Publisher: [Athens, Ga] : Digital Library of Georgia, 2005
Original Material: Photograph held by the Special Collections, Brunswick-Glynn County Library, Three Rivers Regional Library System, J.A. Jones Construction Company collection, Photographs series, Ship launchings subseries, notebook 1, photograph 1-49.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [title of photograph, series, subseries, notebook number, photograph number], J.A. Jones Construction Company collection, Special Collections, Brunswick-Glynn County Library, Three Rivers Regional Library System, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia

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Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/vsbg/id:jaj049

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Brunswick-Glynn County Library. Special Collections
Collection Information: Ships for Victory: J.A. Jones Construction Company and Liberty Ships in Brunswick, Georgia