This 1965 vintage ad for Avondale Shipyards has a color art illustration of a modern shipbuilder working and colonial shipbuilders working in the background with headline, “American Heritage…”
Year Published: 1965
Approximate overall size – inches: 10 x 13
“At all of the decisive moments of our history the American shipbuilder was there. When he built with oak, his hulls withstood the elements and the pounding of cannon. When he built with iron, his rams and gun-turrets outstripped the navies of the world and changed fleet architecture forever.” ”
This is a 54 yr. old original vintage ad removed from a 1965 publication and is not a reproduction of any kind.