|Title||Launching of U.S.S. James E. Kyes at Todd Shipyards, Seattle, 1945 |
|Caption||For many years, Seattle has been a center for the ship building and ship repair industries. The Todd Shipyards Corporation has had a shipyard in Seattle since around 1918. This photo, taken in 1945, shows the U.S.S. James E. Kyes being launched at the shipyard. |
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: Launching James K [sic] Kyes.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Ships - "Kyes, James."
Caption by MOHAI staff.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): August 13, 1945.
|Subjects||Warships--Washington (State)--Seattle; Boat & ship industry--Washington (State)--Seattle; Launchings--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Harbor Island (Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI26323 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 safety film negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |