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[Photograph of the Liberty ship Joseph M. Terrell at the docks of J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyard, Brunswick, Georgia, 1944]

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Title: [Photograph of the Liberty ship Joseph M. Terrell at the docks of J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyard, Brunswick, Georgia, 1944]
Liberty ship at dock being outfitted
Date: 1943-1945
Description: The Liberty ship Joseph M. Terrell being outfitted at the docks after being launched from the shipyard of the J.A. Jones Construction Company in Brunswick, Georgia. The name of the ship is visible (directly above its lifeboats). Named for Georgia legislator, attorney general, governor, and U.S. senator, Joseph Meriwether Terrell (1861-1912), the Joseph M. Terrell was the twenty-seventh ship built at Brunswick by the J.A. Jones Construction Company. The ship's keel was laid on December 23, 1943, and it was launched on February 14, 1944. and delivered on February 26, 1944.

"27-13"--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: Joseph M. Terrell (Ship) | J.A. Jones Construction Company | Liberty ships--Georgia--Brunswick | Ships--Launching | Shipbuilding--Georgia--Brunswick | Shipyards--Georgia--Brunswick | Ships--Equipment and supplies | World War, 1939-1945--War work | Docks--Georgia--Brunswick | 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, Completed ships after launching subseries, notebook 1, photograph 1-74.
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:jaj074

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