Frances Perkins shakes hands with workers at Todd Shipyards

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Frances Perkins shakes hands with workers at Todd Shipyards

 

 

Title:
Frances Perkins shakes hands with workers at Todd Shipyards
Abstract:
Frances Perkins wrote on the verso of the photograph above left: “The first view of Henry Kaiser’s latest Mud & hope.� His Richmond shipyard became famous for producing cargo ships, known as Liberty ships, on the average of one every 45 days, and by November, 1942, production had been cut to just 14 and ½ days.
Collection Name:
Frances Perkins Papers
Subjects:
Richmond (Calif.); Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965; Todd Shipyards Corporation
Format:
photographs
Place of Origin:
Richmond (Calif.)
Date:
March 29, 1941
Note (Non date):
Gift of Frances Perkins
Language:
English
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Frances Perkins
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/D8NP2GR7