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
Shelf Location
Box no. 100, Box 100, Envelope Unidentified
Subjects
Richmond (Calif.); Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965; Todd Shipyards Corporation
Format
photographs
Genre
photographs
Origin Information
Richmond (Calif.)
Date
March 29, 1941
Note (Ownership)
Gift of Frances Perkins
Language
English
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
Frances Perkins
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/D8NP2GR7