Item 376G0138 - Oil tanker Swiftscout after launch on Willamette River, Portland

Open original Digital object

Identity elements

Reference code

376G0138

Name and location of repository

Level of description

Item

Title

Oil tanker Swiftscout after launch on Willamette River, Portland

Date(s)

  • 1921-03-12 (Creation)

Extent

Photograph; glass plate negatives; 3.25 x 4.25 in

Name of creator

(1902-1982)

Content and structure elements

Scope and content

Photograph showing a group of people standing at the bow of the oil tanker Swiftscout after its launch on the Willamette River in Portland on Saturday, March 12, 1921. A cropped version of this photograph and image No. 376G0104 were published on Page 13, Section 3, of the Oregon Journal’s city edition on Sunday, March 13, 1921. The photographs were published under the headline “Boy Scouts Christen Big Oil Tanker.” This photograph had the following caption: “ ‘Swiftscout,’ the oil tanker launched Saturday under the sponsorship of the Portland Council of Boy Scouts.” The photographs accompanied a story, headlined “Boy Scouts Put In Charge Of Ship Launching.” According to the story, the ship was one of four oil tankers to be constructed for the Swiftsure Oil Transport Company. See additional related image No. 376G0105. Image note: Upper right corner of negative is broken off.

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use elements

Conditions governing access

Physical access

Technical access

Conditions governing reproduction

Languages of the material

Scripts of the material

Language and script notes

Finding aids

Acquisition and appraisal elements

Custodial history

Immediate source of acquisition

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information

Accruals

Related materials elements

Existence and location of originals

Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 376; 376G0138

Existence and location of copies

Related archival materials

Related descriptions

Notes element

Specialized notes

Alternative identifier(s)

Description control element

Rules or conventions

Sources used

Access points

Subject access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Digital object metadata

Filename

83a3ce7b-7a6f-4acf-8a6f-4a38065916dc-376G0138.jpg

Latitude

Longitude

Media type

Image

Mime-type

image/jpeg

Filesize

1.6 MiB

Uploaded

July 20, 2018 3:27 PM

Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres