This collection consists of 110 photographs primarily documenting the construction of barges, tugboats, icebreakers, cutters, and other oceangoing vessels at Gulfport Shipyard on the Sabine-Neches Canal in Port Arthur, Texas.
These photographs were collected by Stephen E. Davis during his time as Chief Engineer and Assistant Manager of Gulfport Shipyard and Sabine Steel & Construction in Port Arthur, Texas, from 1936 to 1948. The photographs were donated by Terrence E. Davis, son of Stephen E. Davis.
Rights: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Access Notes: Collection is housed in the UNT Archives and Rare Book department vault. The UNT Archives and Rare Book department requests a 24 hour notice from patrons in order to page materials from the vault and ready the materials for use. Please contact the UNT Archives and Rare Book department for further information.
Acquisition Note: Source: Terrence E. Davis.
Preferred Citation: Stephen E. Davis Collection, University of North Texas Archives and Rare Books