Hog Island Ship Ways

Title

Hog Island Ship Ways

Subject

Hog Island

Description

The U.S. government established shipyards at Hog Island during WWI. Hog Island employed many Black Philadelphians during the war years.

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 452 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Fall 2014, 2016

Date

February 6, 1919

Contributor

John E. Smith III, Kirk Mullen

Rights

Used by permission of PhillyHistory.org, a project of the Philadelphia Department of Records

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photo

Files

MediaStream.jpg


Citation

“Hog Island Ship Ways,” Goin' North, accessed September 25, 2022, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/346.