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TSS KAROOLA

Date: 1909 - 1937
Dimensions:
Overall: 90 x 140 mm
Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Bonnie Bush
Classification:Posters and postcards
Object Name: Postcard
Object No: ANMS1401[003]
Related Place:Sydney,

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    SignificanceShip postcards have always been cherished mementos of a long sea voyage. This substantial collection of postcards covers a wide range of 20th century passenger and cargo vessels from various British, Australian, American, Japanese and New Zealand shipping lines. The postcards have great historic and aesthetic interest, with the vessels pictured in locations around the world including Sydney, South Africa, New York, Panama and San Francisco. The collection of Cunard watercolour postcards has particular aesthetic appeal.

    HistoryBuilt 1909, WWI 1915-1919 requisitioned for war service, scrapped 1937.
    Additional Titles

    Collection title: Photo album containing 80 ship postcards

    Assigned title: TSS KAROOLA

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