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Ephemera collected by former Orient Line purser

Date: c 1950
Medium: Paper based material
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from David J Dickinson
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS1295

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    Description
    This archive series consists of material collected by David Dickinson relating to his former career as a purser with the Orient Line in the 1950s. It includes a certificate of registration, seaman's identity card, record book, newsletters published on board, information for officers, purser's cadet uniform guide and regulations, a menu, wage sheets, photographs and stewards’ instruction book.
    SignificanceThis archive series provides a detailed snapshot of the life of an Orient Line purser and an insight into daily shipboard routines and etiquette.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Orient Line ephemera collected from former employees

    Web title: Ephemera collected by former Orient Line purser

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