Ladies Who Launch: Ship Christening Photographs from Delaware Valley Shipyards

SS E. L. Doheny Third, 1918

Mrs. E. L. Doheny, Jr., sponsor, SS E. L. Doheny Third, August 17, 1918. New York Shipbuilding Corporation, Camden, New Jersey.

Built for Petroleum Oil Transport Company, this tanker was named for a member of a prominent California family.

Independence Seaport Museum
New York Shipbuilding Corporation Collection
1967.310

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