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Title: LAURENTIC, built 1927

Accession Number: 1987.62.17
Type: postcard
Place: Canada
Date: Before November 03, 1940
Description: Color photo-lithograph postcard. Starboard bow view of White Star Line, triple-screw steamship S.S. LAURENTIC, under way. Printed on back of postcard: "S.S. "LAURENTIC," 18,724 TONS,/ ONE OF THE LARGEST AND FASTEST STEAMERS SAILING TO CANADA,/ Length 604 feet, Breadth 75 feet, Depth 45 feet." LAURENTIC (bu. Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Belfast, Ireland; torpedoed and sunk 11/3/1940)

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