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Title: MAURETANIA, built 1907

Accession Number: 1987.62.55
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
Maker:
Place: ENGLAND, Newcastle upon Tyne; ENGLAND, Oxford; SCOTLAND, Rosyth
Date: After September 20, 1906
Materials:
Description: Black and white photographic postcard. Starboard bow view of Cunard Line steamship R.M.S. MAURETANIA, tonnage 31,000, under way. Printed on back of postcard: "PRINTED IN ENGLAND/ EASTGATE HOTEL,/ OXFORD." MAURETANIA (bu. Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson, Ltd., Wallsend-on-Tyne, Newcastle, England; launched 9/20/1906; broken up at Rosyth, 1935; 762' x 88'; 790' o.l.)

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