Lovely booklet printed by APL to highlight their many efforts and contributions to the WW2 efforts. Lists vessels under their ownership that played a part in the services including the President Coolidge and the Ruth Alexander.
One of the very best deck plans ever done for 2 sister ships … are these early all class full isometrics done for AE’s Indy and Connie. super detailed and in full color …. with lovely artwork details and features throughout. One of the best printed materials every designed. A few page bumps but still very desirable.
Very nice First class DP for the lovely America. This plan dates form April 1953 … her larger consort the SSUS had been in service almost a year. Nice colored deck plans and super Interior BW photos inside. A few pen marks on the cover etc.
Nice DP dating from the late 1940’s or early 1950’s. There are some seam seperations and small holes ate the fold points and bumped edges.. but over all a nice plan for her, Priced accordingly
Nice USL ticket envelope …. lovely graphic of the Americas funnels
Super little set of SS America Paper: a used post card, tournament entry form and a cabin class dining ticket
Super brochure for the 4 “stovepipe funnel” Santa M’s: Magdalena, Mariana, Maria and Mercedes. Tanks goodness the funnels were improved a bit later in their life. Nice deck plans and interior renderings.
Nice sailing schedule for the SSUS for voyages and cruises from June 1966 to early January 1967. There is a little bit of enthusiastic writing …“ Here I come” on the cover and the September and October voyages circled inside. Good condition.
Beautiful set of Cabin and Tourist plans for the mighty superliner. The full color plans show details right down to furniture placement in the public rooms. Excellent condition.
Great log for the 308th westbound voyage … Bremerhaven to NYC via Southampton and Le Havre. Her highest speed for the voyage was 30.82K.
Great log for the 348th westbound voyage … Bremerhaven to NYC via Le Havre and Cobh. Her highest speed for the voyage was 31.96K
This is one of Billies recent books and is a great quick witted reference for all these American seagoing beauties. A nice copy and the price is right! Outstanding cover art!
Certainly the best brochure ever done for the mighty SS United States … is this lovely example by Lester Beal. Lester did this brochure for the SSUS when she introduced (he also did one for the America) The SSUS brochure was filed with color renderings of public rooms and cabins … and many of these same rendering appeared in advertisements for the ship. The centerfold opens to a wonderful starboard profile one in Lester’s 50’s modern graphics . Just a lovely item in great shape with a tiny little yellowing to the paper. Don’t miss this one .. these usually sell pretty quickly.
Wonderful miniature deck plans for the Big U … printed on medium card stock. Each side has top to bottom deck plans and contains a good selection of B&W interior photos. Very good condition … thought a tiny bit yellowed.
Wonderful miniature deck plans for the Big U … printed on heavier card stock. Each side has top to bottom deck plans and contains a mosaic of interior photos. Very good condition.
USL always did nice publicity items for the SSUS … and these deck plans are pure proof. Printed on glossy paper, this contains super color-coded plan and excellent full color photos … the tourist class dining room is stunning… Great condition. Not dated but form other I have had, I’d say this is about mid 50’s.
Lovely framed and matted print for the American Challenger. She was one of the superb fleet of Cargo Liners designed by WFG for the USL fleet. Wonderful condition and from the Peter Knego collection. I will have the quote shipping for this item specifically … the site shipping calculator will not be accurate.
Great fold out for the PFEL freighter ships covers the deluxe Mariner cargo liners: Philippine and China Bear, Deluxe Mariners: Golden-Japan-Korean Bear and the Standard Mariners: California-Hong Kong-Oregon-Washington Bear. Great interior photos and mini plans. Good condition with some scuffs and a few seam splits.
This mini brochure is advertising 1964 Scandinavia, Baltic, and Northern Europe cruises. Covers 3 cruises .. each about 35 days in length. Starting June 2, July 9 and July 30th. Great condition.
Advertising 13, 19 and 40 days cruises … and trying to lure you into using their card for expenses and purchases. Like new condition.
Super cute little brochure for the Sunlane cruises to Europe and the Med in 1964. Super cute … great picture and graphics.
Super cute little brochure for the 66/67 season Beachcomber Cruises to the Caribbean For the Indy, Connie and Atlantic. Starts In November 1966 and ends in March of 1967… Great condition and excellent graphics.
Super cute little brochure for the Grand Springtime Cruise 1964 which lasted from Mid March till Late April. Excellent condition printed in October 1963.
Nice set of flying saucer shaped ash trays. These would have been onboard service equipment from the 1950’s and 60’s. The blue tray is a little more worn … the no skid pad on the bottom is brittle … the black tray is almost in perfect condition.
Includes 3 Breakfast menus dated 10/24, 10/25, 10/26; a Luncheon menu also for 10/26 and finally a Captains Dinner menu for 10/27. All with normal ware. Frederick Fender was master in charge.