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Title: HOMERIC, built 1913

Accession Number: 1987.62.14
Type: color postcard
Place: Germany, Danzig
Date: Before 1936
Description: Color photo-lithograph postcard. Port bow view of White Star Line, twin-screw steamship R.M.S. HOMERIC, under way. Printed on back of postcard: "R.M.S. "HOMERIC," 34,351 TONS,/ THE LARGEST TWIN-SCREW STEAMER IN THE WORLD,/ Length 775 feet, Breadth 83 feet, Depth 54 feet." HOMERIC (ex-COLUMBUS, bu. F. Schichau, Danzig, Germany; sold to British shipbreakers, 2/1936; 776' loa)

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