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Title: HOMERIC, built 1913

Accession Number: 1987.62.16
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
Maker:
Place: ENGLAND: Southampton; FRANCE: Cherbourg; GERMANY: Danzig; USA: New York: New York
Date: Before 1936
Materials:
Description: Black and white photographic postcard. Starboard view of White Star Line, twin-screwer steamship S.S. HOMERIC, 34, 356 tons, under way. Printed on back of postcard: "PRINTED IN U.S.A./ The "HOMERIC" is a famous trans-atlantic/ liner of huge dimensions and luxurious com-/ fort, which sails in conjunction with the/ "Majestic" (the world's largest ship) and/ the "Olympic" in the White Star Line's/ New York-Cherbourg-Southampton Service." HOMERIC (bu. F. Schichau, Danzig, Germany; ex- COLUMBUS; sold to British shipbreakers, 2/1936; 751' x 83'; 776' loa)

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