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Catalog Number 2000.057.041.004
Caption Sloan Shipyards
Description 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 and 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
Place Anacortes
Search Terms Sloan Shipyards
shipbuilding
boat building
World War I
Object Name Print, Photographic