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[Consolidated Western Steel Corporation]

Description: Photograph of a group of men watching as one man cuts the ribbon at a special event for the Consolidated Western Steel Corporation. The third man from the left is Arthur Simpson and the fourth man from the left is John Simmons. The men are dressed in formal attire for the occasion.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Orange-MacArthur]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Orange-MacArthur. There are railroad tracks, streets, and residential neighborhoods visible in the photograph.
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Photograph of Sabine River and Industries]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of the Sabine River and industries. Printed at the bottom of the photograph is, "Aerial view Sabine River showing Higman Towing Co. (barge line operators) and Harding and Lawler (material supply business). Tracks shown are Missouri Pacific Lines."
Date: unknown
Creator: B.A. Lang Aerial & Industrial Specialist
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge C-204]

Description: Photograph of a lake type drilling tender, C-204. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 566, Lake Type Drilling Tender, 'C-204', Built for Mid-Continent Supply, 185'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge on Water]

Description: Photograph of a large oil barge in the middle of open water. Printed on the front of the photograph is, "L.S.C. #50 - Hull 602, Steel Oil Barge, 264'x50'x10'-3", Completed June 7, 1959."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Construction of Ship "ATA-232"]

Description: Photograph of a ship during the early stages of construction. The ship is surrounded by scaffolding and there are two workers present in the photograph. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "This may have been LSC Hull No. 379, contracted for by U.S. Navy but cancelled after end of W.W. II. It is an interesting picture of shipbuilding technique in the 1940's."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling tender "J.C. Craig"]

Description: Photograph of a large ship on water. Back of photograph: "LSC Hull No. 524. Offshore drilling tender "J.C. Craig", built for continental oil co. Completed 09-09-54. 260' x 54' x 16'-3". #31940.
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ferry "John F. Kennedy"]

Description: Photograph of the John F. Kennedy ferry in the middle of open water. On the side of the ferry is, "Department of Marine & Aviation." There is a man visible at the front of the ferry.
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ferryboat "American Legion"]

Description: Photograph of the uncompleted ferryboat "American Legion" begin launched into a body of water. Back of photograph: "LSC Hull No. 648 'American Legion' ferryboat for city of New York. Launched 06-29-64 and completed 06-03-65. 294' x 69' x 21'-3"."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ferryboat "John F. Kennedy"]

Description: Photograph of the uncompleted "John F. Kennedy" Ferryboat. There are tugboats behind the ferryboat. There is an American flag attached to the side of the boat. Back of photograph: "Lev. Hull No. 647. Launched 5-16-64. New York City Ferryboat "John F. Kennedy" 294' x 69' x 21'-3"
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[LSC 143' Ocean Tug]

Description: Photograph of an immobile ship that is being propped up by a metal frame. There are two workers at the bottom left hand side of the photograph. Printed in the bottom right hand side is, "Levingston Shipbldg Co, HULL 325 LT-529, Contract W 2789 tc-1225, 9-28-43."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Partner: Heritage House Museum