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Title: MEGANTIC, 1909

Accession Number: 1987.62.24
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
Maker:
Place: Canada; England, Southampton; United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, Belfast
Date: Before 1933
Materials:
Description: Color photo-lithograph postcard. Port bow view of White Star Line twin-screw steamship R.M.S. MEGANTIC under way. Printed on back of postcard: "R.M.S. "MEGANTIC," 14,878 TONS,/ ENGAGED IN THE SOUTHAMPTON-CANADIAN SERVICE./ Length 565 feet, Breadth 67 feet, Depth 47 feet." MEGANTIC (bu. Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland; sold to Japanese shipbreakers 1/1933)

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