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Title: OLYMPIC, 1911

Accession Number: 1987.62.26
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
Maker:
Place: England, Southampton; France, Cherbourg; United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, Belfast; USA, NY, New York
Date: After October 20, 1910
Materials:
Description: Black and white photographic postcard. Starboard view of White Star Line steamship S.S. OLYMPIC, 46,359 tons, under way. Printed on back of postcard: "PRINTED IN U.S.A./ The "Olympic" 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 "Homeric" in the White Star Line's/ New York-Cherbourg-Southampton Service." OLYMPIC (bu. Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland, launched 10/20/1910; 852' x 92'; 882' loa; sister ship to TITANTIC)

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