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Title Manual: An Introduction to Shipbuilding. Issued by Shipbuilding Division, Bethlehem Steel Co., ca. 1941.
Object Name Manual, Training
Catalog Number 2009.006.0008
Collection Bethlehem Steel Company, Hoboken Shipyard Archive
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content An Introduction to Shipbuilding. Prepared by Shipbuilding Division, Bethlehem Steel Company. No place, copyright 1941 by Bethlehem Steel Company.

Stiff paper cover, wire comb binding. 80 pp., illustrated with black-and-white line drawings.

While typical of a training manual that would have been found or used at the Bethlehem Steel Company, Hoboken Shipyard, this copy is not from a local source. Printed material such as this book was commonly used in training apprentices and other workers. Pages 68-80 are titled "Notes" with blank space for the employee to write on.

Glossary, "Ship Terms and Their Meanings," on pp. 51-67.
Notes A softcover version was issued in 1942 for World War II use.
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An Introduction to Shipbuilding.

Prepared and Made Available by
Shipbuilding Division, Bethlehem Steel Co.

Training Within Industry
Labor Division
War Production Board
Washington, D.C.
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Date 1941-1941
Year Range from 1941.0
Year Range to 1941.0
Search Terms Bethlehem Steel
Caption front cover
Imagefile 068\20090060008.JPG
Classification Ships
Education
Business & Commerce