NCL: Norway – France Brief History
This History folder would have been in your welcome packet when you came onboard and was loaded with all sorts of Information about the France and her later conversion to the Norway. Packed with all sorts of fact and figures from the ships long life.
Pheonix Reisen: 10 Maxim Gorki Programs Plus Extras
These German Language programs are Dated May 7th-May 18th (May 9th missing) and detail the daily activities on the ship. Also included are some Mimeo deck plans and Menus.
Super set of 12 unique snapshots showing the Sun Princess, Royal Princess and at least one with either the Island or pacific Princess in the background. These appear to be taken in and around SF Harbor.
Home Lines: 9 Atlantic and Oceanic Snapshots
Nice set of unique shapshots for Home Lines Oceanic and her newer successor Atlantic. These all appear to be taken in NYC Harbor.
HAL: 16 Volendam and Veendam Snapshots
Great set of 16 unique snapshots for the lovely sisters that were once the Moore McCormack pair Argentina and Brasil. They had very long lives under many names. These appear to be from the later 1980’s.
HAL: Large Rotterdam Postcard
Lovely Image of the superb Rotterdam in her namesake harbor. The is a little bend to the upper corner.
Zim Lines: MS Moledet Deck Plan Folded Poster
Great plans for the little Zim Liner… there are printed on heavy stock and would be excellent framed. Text in English and Hebrew.
NCL: Norway “Builders book” Signed by the author JM Graham.
Nice copy of the “The History of the Norway” … the book that was created for the Introduction of the Norway after her initial reconditioning from the beautiful France. The book is filled with extensive color photos that cover the reconditioning process, France history, new interiors and her initial calls at Oslo and New York. It looks like a few of the pages at some point came loose and were repaired. Also there is large scuff to the back cover, it is also signed by the author John Maxtone Graham. Great reference book.
French Line: 2 Champlain Menus dated 14 September 1932
2 French Maiden menus from the Cabin Liner Champlain one lunch and one dinner dated 14 September 1936. Both show some browning and some light staining … probably some flecks from dinner and lunch that have aged over time.
Black Sea Shipping: MS Kazahstan Deck Plan Brochure
Sun Fly cruises are covered in the Brochure … to Mexico, Cuba and the Caribbean.
Interesting format with nice color plans. Average condition with some wrinkling and folding.
SAL: Gripsholm Blueprint 1971.
This is a large fold out shipyard blueprint that documents some changes to bridge deck / sundeck. The changes appear to be an extension of the bridge deck to cover part of the sundeck. There is a nice profile drawing that shows some railing and stations changes. Dated August 1971
HAL: 135 Years of the Holland America Line Brochure
Titled a chronological History 1873-2008 this is packed with historical information for HAL services. The cover includes lovely advertising poster artwork from the 30s through the early 60’s. The back cover has an artist impression of the newbuilding Eurodam.
Black Sea Shipping: MS Kazahstan Deck Plan Brochure
Sun Fly cruises are covered in the Brochure … to Mexico, Cuba and the Caribbean. Interesting format with nice color plans. Average condition with some wrinkling and folding.
HAL: SS Rotterdam Menu and Flyer for the SSHSA Farewell Gala Dinner onboard in NYC April 1997
Great menu and simple flyer for the Dinner that was held onboard in NYC for the SSHSA members. The cost of attending was $75 per person. Events includes a presentation in the Theater, the Ritz Carleton room for Cocktails and the La Fontaine room for dinner. An unusual and somewhat rare set of items.
United States Lines: SS America 3 Menu Set
3 menus from a September 1959 voyage. There is a breakfast, lunch and dinner menu … (all different dates). In excellent condition with minimal wear.
Eastern Steamship: SS Emerald Seas Golden Portrait Profile
The folder is stamped “Compliments of the Captain” this golden treat was probably given away to passengers at the end of their cruise. The profile is textured and in great condition.
White Star Line: Homeric: The Ship of Splendor “Brown” Brochure.
These “brown” brochures were printed for White Stars largest ships in the 20’s .. and cover their glamorous interiors with great b/w photos. The Homeric was known as the “Ship Of Splendor”…. Her lovely first class interiors are covered with a few photos of second cabin areas included as well. Great condition! Born as the Columbus for NDL, she came to WSL after WW1. Good condition there is a little scuffing and corner page folds.
White Star Line: Majestic: The World’s Largest Ship “Brown” Brochure.
These “brown” brochures were printed for White Stars largest ships in the 20’s .. and cover their glamorous interiors with great b/w photos. The text starts with the title: Majestic: An Ocean Borne Palace … which hit the nail on the head. Her lovely first class interiors are covered with a few photos of second cabin areas included as well. Great condition!
Union Castle: Reina Del Mar Deck Plan
Excellent DP for the Reina Del Mar after her purchase for Pacific Steam. Fully color plans and phots of her great Interiors. Excellent condition and printed on super glossy paper.
Cunard Line: Caronia North Cape Cruise 1966 Folder
Excellent full color folder for the Caronia’s NC cruise. There is a feature section for her refitted lido deck and NJ Agency stamp. Like New condition
Cunard: Franconia Tourist Deck Plans July 1963
Nice tourist plans for the lovely Franconia … the reconditioned and renamed Ivernia. She went from crossing to cruising when the Canadian passenger traffic was in decline and could no longer support 4 ships. Nice B&W interior photos … I once had 2 chairs form the Mayflower room that were sold to a great family that immigrated to Canada on the Ivernia.
Cunard White Star: RMS Queen Mary Voyage Portfolio with Voyage mementos
Lovely First Class Portfolio that includes stunning full color photos of the ship’s interiors. This includes menus, programs, invitations, word games, Information booklet etc etc. Really a nice collection from a November 1962 crossing. Great condition.
Cunard White Star: 3 Classes of Interior Brochures dated 1949
Excellent set of 3 interior brochures covering First, Cabin and Tourist classes on the Post War Cunard fleet. The ships included are the Britannic, Mauretania, Caronia QM, QE, Media and her sister Parthia. Excellent condition and great photographs.
Super nice to purchase as an entire set.
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.