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Catalog Number 1992.54.06.B
Object Name Note
Creator Walsh, Charles
Title Charles Walsh: some reminiscences 1918-1943 of a wartime rivet heater on the first Liberty Ship in the Marinship.
Scope & Content Charles Walsh: some reminiscences 1918-1943 of a wartime rivet heater on the first Liberty Ship in the Marinship. Additonal work information until retirement 1970 and some 1918 highlights - 6 pages, xerox. Page 7, San Francisco Examiner @1984 -xerox, "Charles Walsh has seen a lot of changes at the Bethlehem Shipyard since 1918." describing his employment as a rivet heater, chipper and caulker from 1918 to his retirement as a boilermaker in 1970. He worked on ships during both World Wars.
Search Terms Shipyard
Shipbuilding
World War I
World War II
Marinship
Marinship Exhibit
Subjects World War I
World War II
Shipbuilding
Riveting
Marinship
Reminiscing
People Walsh, Charles