Sloan Shipyards of the Emergency Fleet Corp. Joins with 2000.057.041.003 and .005 to make a panoramic view.
The May 24, 1917 edition of the GUEMES BEACHCOMBER states that [within 3 weeks] actual work will be started on the Sloan Shipyard on Guemes Island for Sloan had been awarded a contract for the building of a number of ships. The June 14, 1917 edition states that surveying the yard and laying out the ways, the railroad tracks, roads, mill & powerhouse had commended. The June 12, 1923 edition of the GUEMES BEACHCOMBER has a headline reading: "Shipyard to be Only a Memory"
|Collection||Bill Lowman Collection|
|Subjects||Industry - Boat Building|
|Credit line||Donated by the Lowman family|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|