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ORIENTAL PEARL & ORIENTAL JADE: 1945 - American ex-pats as Asian liners

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Orient Overseas Line: A fold-out (15” by 18”) brochure for the ORIENTAL JADE and ORIENTAL PEARL, better known by their original American Export names, EXCALIBUR and EXETER. 

The brochure shows the 1945 Henry Dreyfuss-designed interiors in color with an Asian overlay of gold and red.  Photos show two views of the Lounge, Dining Room, Smoking Room, Cocktail Lounge, Bar, Main Foyer, Swimming Pool, and six spacious cabins. Three decks' worth of color-coded plans are lifted directly from American Export. 

Also included is an early-1970s sailing schedule and fares brochure showing that these hard working ships continually circled the Pacific from the North American West Coast to Japan and Hong Kong.  In early 1974 both ships were sold to wreckers and scrapped in Taiwan.  By the way, the last of American Export’s FOUR ACES from 1945 was sunk off the Texas coast as an artificial reef just a few years ago.  

Excellent condition.
$18.50
Maximum quantity available reached.