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[Photograph of Santa touring the J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyards and helping with dinner, Brunswick, Georgia, 1944 Dec. 25?]

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Title: [Photograph of Santa touring the J.A. Jones Construction Company shipyards and helping with dinner, Brunswick, Georgia, 1944 Dec. 25?]
Santa at the shipyards
Date: 1944 Dec. 25
Description: Santa tours the shipyard and donates his time to help prepare Christmas dinner for the shipyard workers of the J.A. Jones Construction Company in Brunswick, Georgia. The image includes two different photographs separated by a diagonal border that runs across the center of the page. The top half of the image is of Santa sitting inside of a train with the number "2" painted across the door; the bottom image is of Santa and several men (including Emil J. Kratt, general manager) in a kitchen stirring several large pots.

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 | Kratt, Emil J. | Santa Claus--Georgia--Brunswick | Christmas cookery--Georgia--Brunswick | Kitchens--Georgia--Brunswick | Kitchen utensils--Georgia--Brunswick | Pots--Georgia--Brunswick | Christmas--Georgia--Brunswick | Shipbuilding industry--Employees | Liberty ships--Georgia--Brunswick | Shipbuilding--Georgia--Brunswick | Shipyards--Georgia--Brunswick | United States--Social life and customs | World War, 1939-1945--War work | Fire extinguishers--Georgia--Brunswick | Railroads--Trains | 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, Special Christmas subseries, notebook 2, photograph 2-5.
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:jaj091

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