Nice full season fold out for the GBL boats” North and South American. Super photos and graphics. The would be the last season the 2 sisters streamed together … the NA would be sold to Canadian Holidays before the 1963 season.
Nice full season fold out for the GBL boats” North and South American and their cruises on the Inland Seas.
Nice blue, Green and white fold out for the South American’s 1963 season. Her sister had been sold off to operate for the Canadian Holiday Line.
Dated April 1967 this photo touts the Q4 s the world’s most powerful twin screw liner. This isn’t the ship herself … but a very nicely done model.
Lovely press photo for the Hamburg with handwritten note saying she was the first passenger boat built in Germany since WW2 (which is incorrect). Maybe they meant the first LARGE passenger ship?
Lovely starboard view of the Greek Olympia. This was glued into an album at one time and has glue residue on the reverse side.
Nice publicity photo for the sister cruise ships. The spent most of their lives int eh warm climates of the Caribbean.
Great copy of the colorful SS America cruise plans … I bet a West Indies cruise on this little al would have been just delightful. Printed double sided on heavier newsprint like paper.
Excellent copy of the 1975 season Oceanic deck-Brochure plan. Home Lines still put effort and money into these types of deck plan-folder brochures through the late 1970’s. lovely onboard photos of passengers in public areas, rooms and cabins. No Agency stamp.
Nice sealed playing cards from a recent cruise aboard HAL!
Nice Keystone photo of the “go anywhere” Q4 … which would later become the QE2, being built at the famous John Brown Yards at Clydebank Scotland.
Nice Keystone photo of the Q4 … which would later become the QE2, getting her rudder fitted.
Excellent Publicity photo of the Volendam anchored at an unknown port.
Excellent copy of this book … telling the story of the beautiful Canberra. This is full of great photos and certainly packed with info about the ship and her life within P&O. Lovely ship cutaway of the Canberra and her running mate Oriana on pages 76 and 77. Great lightly used copy.
One of Billie’s early Dover booklet endeavors … a book of 24 postcards of famous Liners that were ready to mail out to your maritime friends. Excellent glossy photo views of many famous ships including Olympic, QM, Normandie, United States and others. OOP
2 Ile de France baggage tags that have been stuck back to back. One for Mrs. Wm. Rosenthal and one for Misses Jan and Sandy Handmaker … interesting both parties occupying cabin 40. The departed NYC on 12/23 1945 … soon after the war. The Ile was certainly not fully restored to her post war glory and had probably just have completed some troop returns.
One of Billy Milly’s excellent overview books… filled with photos and info on the greatest American passenger ships. This was an Ex library book and discarded from the Pulaski, Va Library. A great book and priced accordingly.
The Super cool silver Brochure for the lovely sister ships is one of my favorites of all time. It is well designed with embossing on the covers, packed with excellent photos and graphics and nicely covering each ship. Almost ever page has a “bookmark” divider with captions on each ship for the corresponding photo. It is quite lovely and printed in 1932. Tucked into the back is a menu page from the Bremen dated 1934.
This would have been the first time the Norway left the Caribbean in 4 years to cross the Atlantic. It was clever scheme to position the ship for special voyages around her first refit at Meyer-Werft. Line New brochure with deck plans.
Nice catalogue like brochure for the 1974 services being offered by the French Line Ss France and 2 chartered ships the Victoria and the Aquarius. 30 pages of info and different options for the 74 season.
Nice little fold out brochure for the Nieuw Amsterdam’s final days in service. The fold out contains a message from Bob Smith … the cruise director for her final days at sea. Nice condition with golden accents.
Nice FC folio and portrait menu dated 7/30/1960. This ultimate souvenir with lovely color photos of the ships interiors was given to a child onboard whose name in inscribed in a few places. The covers do show some wear and discoloration which is typical of these items, priced accordingly.
Nice FC folio and portrait menu dated 7/30/1960. This ultimate souvenir was given to a child onboard whose name in inscribed in a few places. The covers do show some wear and discoloration which is typical of these items, priced accordingly. The H on the cover has been penciled in… a mystery?
Nice box containing 24 refrigerator magnets purchased on the Hotel QM with a travel ..baggage tag theme.
Nice gold colored tie clip of the QM’s starboard profile