Burris Steamship – 1928

#MilfordDelaware Historical Society: The steamship Frederica was bought by the Burris family in 1928 and used to transport tomatoes from Frederica, Delaware, to the Campbell Soup Co. in Camden, New Jersey. Coal was sometimes hauled on the return trip.
This exclusive Milford Historical Society photograph was originally published in the 1979 MILFORD THROUGH THE YEARS: A Pictorial History of Milford, Delaware.

Author: Trish Metts