Photograph of the Port View of the SS Socony
Original caption: Photograph of port view. Date: - Sept. 12th., 1918. Photograph of S. S. Socony. Nationality: - American. Tonnage: - 3663. Captain: - T. Jonassen. Owners: - Std. Oil Co. Where From: - Wilmington, N. C. Destination: - San Pico, Mexico. Where Photographed: - Charleston, S. C. Sixth Naval District. By Whom Photographed: - J. B. Dearborn. Date: -Aug. 10th., 1918. Where Camouflaged: -New York. Date: - March 10th., '18. By Orders of the U. D. [U. S.] Gov't. Type of ship: - Oil Tanker. Length: - 320 ft., Beam: -46.22 ft., Draft: - 24 ft. Starboard unobtainable, Port View: - #3. blue; white; #1 blue-grey; #3 Grey. Three masts: - Foremast #3. Grey, Black & #3. Grey. Mainmast Black Aftmast #3. grey & Black. One Smokestack: - Black & white. No Guns. The most distinguishing object is the fore & aft bridge.