Companies and Organizations in SF Maritime Collections
Highlights from the Park's collections related to companies and organizations--architectural and engineering firms, shipping lines, shipyards, boatyards, etc.:
Alaska Packers Association:
Hicks Iron Works, Yuba Manufacturing Company:
Pacific Mail Steamship Company:
Pillsbury & Martignoni, Naval Architects and Marine Engineers:
Shipowners and Merchants Tugboat Company ("Red Stack" line):
Stone Boat Yard:
Union Diesel Engine Company:
Union Iron Works:
Did You Know?
Animals once served as important members of a ship's crew. Even though many of them worked to control pests or provide food, their main function was to serve as ship's mascot. The dogs, cats, birds, monkeys, and even bear cubs that went to sea as mascots, can often be seen in formal crew portraits. More...