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Collection of playing cards from shipping companies

Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS0170

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    Description
    This collection of playing cards was assembled by Alan Rice whilst serving as a merchant seaman in the Australian coastal trade. The playing cards were produced by the Adelaide Steamship Company Ltd, Adriatica, Australian United Steam Navigation Co Ltd, the Blue Funnel Line, Clan Shire - Houston Lines, Cunard Lines, the East Asiatic Company, Koninklijke Rotterdamsche Lloyd, P McAllum & Sons Ltd, McIlwraith McEacharn Line, Orient Line, P&O, P&O Orient, Shaw Savill & Albion Co Ltd, Port Line, United States Lines, and several playing cards features images of Flagstaff Hill, Warnambool and the Murray River paddle steamer.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: PLAYING CARDS OF SHIPPING COMPANIES AND MARITIME SUBJECTS, COLLECTED BY ALAN RICE

    Collection title: Rice collection

    Web title: Collection of playing cards from shipping companies

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