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Liberty Ship SS John W. Brown

The SS John W. Brown, built at the Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard in Baltimore, is one of only two surviving Liberty ships. At her home port in Baltimore, she is docked at the Clinton Street pier. The first Liberty ship, the SS Patrick Henry, was also built in Baltimore. Baltimore Sun photo by Barbara Haddock Taylor