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Barges, Boats, and Logs on Waterfront

Description: Photograph of a water front along a pier. A large wharf with workers wearing hats standing on it is pulling up a large log. In the background are barges .
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Derrick and Vessel

Description: Photograph of a large derrick over a water vessel next to a dock. Hanging from the derrick is a piece of the vessel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Barge P9016 with Workers and Tugboats

Description: Photograph of Barge P9016 with a derrick and several barge workers on top of it. There are two tugboats, one behind the barge and one in front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "W.F. Youngblood"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge named "W.F. Youngblood" with a tall oil derrick on top. The sign on the side of the barge reads, "Producers Drilling Co., Inc., Drilling Barge W.F. Youngblood." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 588, Inland Drilling Barge, 'W.F. Youngblood', Built for Mid-Continent Supply Co., Completed 6-15-57, 185'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Barge Built by Orange Car and Steel

Description: Photograph of a river barge with a large crane on the right side of the frame. There are eleven workers in hats standing on top of the barge. In the foreground are steel beams and canisters amongst weeds. Typed on a piece of paper that is glued to the bottom of the mat is, "This is a barge, which is one of three we built for the U.S. Government in 1924. It was an all rivet barge made by the Orange Car and Steel. Mr Ben Glover was Shop foreman. It was built about half way from the shop and Livingston's ship yard. I worked as a fitter."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[John Dollinger Jr., Inc. barge]

Description: Photograph of the first barge purchased by John Dollinger Jr., Inc., anchored at the Port of Beaumont. The barge was purchased from U. S. Steel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1949. A group of men are in the process of loading it with steel products with the help of a crane. In the background are warehouse buildings, a crane, and a watertower. The Neches River is the body of water on the right. Handwritten on the back of the photo, "1st barge load steel ever received for John Dollinger Jr Inc. May 22, 1950" Stamped on the back of the photograph is "BM Photography Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"
Date: May 22, 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tyrrell Historical Library

[John Dollinger, Jr. Inc. barge]

Description: Photograph of the first barge purchased by John Dollinger Jr., Inc., anchored at the Port of Beaumont. The barge was purchased from U. S. Steel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1949. Several men with the help of a crane are in the process of loading it with products from the steel factory. The Neches River is on the left with a tugboat at the left edge. A ship can be seen docked in the left background. Stamped on the back of the photograph is "BM Photography Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"
Date: 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tyrrell Historical Library

[John Dollinger, Jr. Inc. barge]

Description: Photograph of the first barge purchased by John Dollinger Jr., Inc., anchored at the Port of Beaumont. The barge was purchased from U. S. Steel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1949. It is loaded with steel products that include beams and sheet metal. Several men are standing on the dock on the far left. In the background are warehouse buildings, a crane, and a watertower. The Neches River is the body of water on the right. The back of the photo is stamped "BM Photograph Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"
Date: 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tyrrell Historical Library

[John Dollinger, Jr. Inc. barge]

Description: Photograph of the first barge purchased by John Dollinger Jr., Inc., anchored at the Port of Beaumont. The barge was purchased from U. S. Steel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1949. A group of men are in the process of loading it with steel products with the help of a crane. A railcar on the far left has brought materials from the factory that are to be loaded on to the barge. In the background are warehouse buildings, a crane, and a watertower. The Neches River is the body of water on the right. Stamped on the back of the photograph is "BM Photography Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"
Date: 1949
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tyrrell Historical Library

[Tugboat "Kate Malloy" and Oil Barge "LSC-52"]

Description: Photograph of a tugboat, "Kate Malloy", and an oil barge, "LSC-52", in open water. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull 487, Tug 'Kate Malloy' built for LSC, Completed 1-8-53, 92'x25'x11', LSC Hull No. 644, Oil Barge 'LSC-52', Built for Anderson Petroleum Co., Completed 4-9-63, 274'-6"x50'x10'-3"."
Date: unknown
Creator: Levingston Photograph
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Large Barge with Derrick]

Description: Photograph of a large barge with a tall derrick on top. The ship is in the middle of open water and has many tires on it's sides.
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge "Pelican"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge, "Pelican" being pushed by a tugboat in open water. There is a large crane on the barge and the shipyard is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Rear of Ship "A. Mackenzie"]

Description: Photograph of a large ship named "A. Mackenzie" being worked on. Scaffolding and a crane surround the ship. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Repair activities, U.S. Army engineers dredge, 'A. Mackenzie', in drydock at Levingston."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ship "Izumi Maru Tokyo" at Dock]

Description: Photograph of a ship being constructed on a platform near water. There are large cranes above the ship and scaffolding surrounds the ship. The ship "Izumi Maru Tokyo" is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge Slay]

Description: Photograph of a large drilling barge being towed by two tug boats in open water. Painted on the side of the barge is, "Wheless Drilling Company Drilling Barge Slay." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 615, Inland Drill Rig 'Slay', Built for Wheless Drilling Co., Completed 7-10-59, 175'x46'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "Don McMahon"]

Description: Photograph of the submersible inland drilling barge named "Don McMahon" being pulled by two tug boats. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 614, Submersible inland drilling barge, 'Don McMahon', Built for McNisco, Inc., Completed 5-5-59, 188'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "Don McMahon"]

Description: Photograph of the submersible inland drilling barge named "Don McMahon". Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 614, Submersible inland drilling barge, 'Don McMahon', Built for McNisco, Inc., Completed 5-5-59, 188'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge Slay]

Description: Photograph of a large drilling barge being towed by two tug boats in open water. Painted on the side of the barge is, "Wheless Drilling Company Drilling Barge Slay."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barges and Oil Derricks]

Description: Photograph of barges positioned next to one another and oil derricks on top of the barges in Levingston Shipyard. The barge in the foreground was a pipe laying barge built in 1969. It has two gantry cranes, one on each side of the barge and a center control tower. The shipyard was located in the northwest corner of the Island. The buildings in the background belong to the Lutcher & Moore Lumber Company.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[CBC 135 and Canal Barge Co.]

Description: Photograph of a large chemical barge labeled "CBC 135." Behind the barge is a boat with a sign "Canal Barge Co." A Levingston Shipbuilding sign is visible in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Chemical Barge, Built for Canal Barge Co., Inc., Completed 5-16-61, 123'x50'x14'-6"."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge 289]

Description: Photograph of a large barge in open water that was just launched sideways from the island at Levingston shipyard. The barge is surrounded by other nearby barges and tugboats. The buildings in the background are American Bridge Division of US Steel at the time, now Signal International. The view is looking northeast.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum