Matson: SS Matsonia Large Menu Card 2/18/47
Nice simple but large Menu card from the post war Matsonia. Lovely dinner selections for the guests onboard.
HAL: SS Nieuw Amsterdam Cruise Plan Deluxe
HAL Marketing really put some extra efforts into their cruise plans in the 50’s … as compared with other shipping lines. These deck by deck layouts offer full color plans as well as color photos of interiors and activities aboard. Printed on high quality heavy stock paper with excellent cover graphics.
NDL: Bremen 4 Cutaway Folder
Excellent cut away folder for the Bremen 5 in German. One side features a magnificent color Starboard side cutaway view , the other side highlights several of the rooms on board in photos.
A lovely publicity shot of Chandris Fantasy Cruises Meridian. She was rebuilt from Lloyd Triestino’s magnificent Galileo Galilei. She sank in May of 1999 after an engine room fire.
A great 4x6ish framed picture of the amazing Rotterdam Sailing past an Alaskan Glacier. You can visit her today in Rotterdam harbor.
A great 4x6ish framed picture of the lovely Horizon.
Great heavy stock folder celebrating Matson’s 5th ship to be named Lurline. She was launched in June of 1973. Lovely profile rendering and in Excellent condition.
Great delta line sailing schedule dated 1955. In like new condition with Mount Vernon Agency stamp.
Great plant for these post war sisters … It is detailed and also contains info on the ship and well as interior photos. There is some yellowing to the edges. This plan is dated 7/63.
Printed on heavier stock is this great blue and white printed schedule and dated 1965. Good condition!
Excellent into brochure for the 4 Santas: Magdalena, Mariana, Maria and Mercedes. The pages contain lovely interior renderings and deck plans as well as romantic descriptions about the ports of call on their South American Routes. The ships were originally built without a traditional funnel … a mistake decried by ship lovers that was soon corrected. Good condition on heavier stock.
A very nice 4 page folding brochure highlighting the Mauretania 2’s new southern route service. The color brochure includes many onboard and interior photos … passengers enjoying food, sunny decks and activities onboard. Some writing on the cover … I wonder whatever happened to the “clipping” that was inside per the cover note.
Nice souvenir ceramic ash tray from the mid 1980’s which also features Howard Hughes “Spruce Goose” airplane. Excellent condition.
Great ticket holder in excellent condition. Lovey gold Cunard lion and Red Cunard lettering.
Great leather ticket holder in excellent condition. Includes the Cunard Travel documents booklet … and dates to a 2004 QE2 Eastbound Crossing. The cover is embossed with Cunard lettering and the Lion symbol.
Super serving tray with a lovely port profile of the Sea Venture in Bermuda. The handles are made of teak and the tray itself is sturdy metal construction. The ship and her sister went to the Princess fleet and became TV Legends.
2 great folders for the QE2’s maiden season. The orange preview folder is dedicated to the QE2’s voyages and rates the Cunard 1969 folder covers all of the services for the 1969 season for QE2, Carmania and Franconia. Excellent with minor scuffs from use.
Great little booklet packed full of facts about Cunard’s brand new Queen Mary. Includes some photos and great little graphics … nice comparisons to famous landmarks like the Empire State Building and Niagara Falls. Dated June 1 1936
Super heavy ashtray in excellent shape … the gold lettering on the rim surface has a few scratches.
2 great deck plans for Hanseatic 2 (Zim Lines ex Shalom and Later Home Lines Doric) one of them is in German and one of them is in English. Both are in excellent condition and have Van Nuys California agency stamps.
Interesting Plan for the Paquebot France … showing the cooling circulation system (Using a French to English translator). Cleary stamped from the Chantiers De L’Atlantique builders yard unfolds to over 6 feet long and 3 feet wide. Removed from the ship while she was Laid up in Florida.
Unusual item from a long-ago cruise … a lovely songbook. In traditional Jewish form this opens from back to front and is read right to left. In excellent shape with FAB graphics!
Great brochure for the 85/86 season featuring the Newport and Nantucket clippers.
Clipper Cruise Line: 1983-84 Cruise/Rediscover America Season Brochure.
Great season brochure for CCL’s mv Newport Clipper. Most of her cruises were based on the eastern seaboard … in the cold months she diverted to the Virgin Islands. Excellent condition.
American Cruise Lines: 1983-84 Costal Cruise Brochure
Lovely brochure for the 1983-84 season for all 4 vessels: Savannah, America, Independence and American Eagle. The cruises were mostly over the eastern seaboard but also the gulf and the Mississippi.