{"id":4889740640303,"title":"Various Ships - USL's vast freighter fleet in mid-1950s","handle":"various-ships-usls-vast-freighter-fleet-in-mid-1950s","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eUnited States Lines: \"Popular Trips on Cargo Ships\", a six panel brochure from the mid-1950s promoting USL's extensive fleet of C-2 and Victory Ship freighters. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThree b\u0026amp;w photos shows Spartan cabins with none of the luxury found on competitors such as Holland America or Furness freighters. A larger photo shows a C-2 Dining Room looking very basic. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eFour sets of deck plans show three variations among C-2 freighters. The six Victory ships shared the same lay-out with two small cabins and a dormitory with the Dining Room as the only public room. A note indicates only male passengers were accepted on Victory ships. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eA long list shows forty-six vessels. USL once flew the American flag in all corners of the globe with this vast fleet. Those days are long gone. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eVery good condition.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2021-02-14T13:47:24-05:00","created_at":"2021-02-13T12:45:35-05:00","vendor":"MG","type":"- Brochures and Paper","tags":["- Brochures and Paper","United States Lines"],"price":1850,"price_min":1850,"price_max":1850,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":32955858485295,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"11185","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":false,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Various Ships - USL's vast freighter fleet in mid-1950s","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1850,"weight":45,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185.jpg?v=1613238337","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185-1.jpg?v=1613238337","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185-2.jpg?v=1613238337"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185.jpg?v=1613238337","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":null,"id":8400004251695,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.449,"height":1329,"width":597,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185.jpg?v=1613238337"},"aspect_ratio":0.449,"height":1329,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185.jpg?v=1613238337","width":597},{"alt":null,"id":8400004284463,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.339,"height":1329,"width":1780,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185-1.jpg?v=1613238337"},"aspect_ratio":1.339,"height":1329,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185-1.jpg?v=1613238337","width":1780},{"alt":null,"id":8400004317231,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":2.68,"height":933,"width":2500,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185-2.jpg?v=1613238337"},"aspect_ratio":2.68,"height":933,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2236\/1411\/products\/11185-2.jpg?v=1613238337","width":2500}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eUnited States Lines: \"Popular Trips on Cargo Ships\", a six panel brochure from the mid-1950s promoting USL's extensive fleet of C-2 and Victory Ship freighters. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThree b\u0026amp;w photos shows Spartan cabins with none of the luxury found on competitors such as Holland America or Furness freighters. A larger photo shows a C-2 Dining Room looking very basic. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eFour sets of deck plans show three variations among C-2 freighters. The six Victory ships shared the same lay-out with two small cabins and a dormitory with the Dining Room as the only public room. A note indicates only male passengers were accepted on Victory ships. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eA long list shows forty-six vessels. USL once flew the American flag in all corners of the globe with this vast fleet. Those days are long gone. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eVery good condition.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Various Ships - USL's vast freighter fleet in mid-1950s

Product Description

United States Lines: "Popular Trips on Cargo Ships", a six panel brochure from the mid-1950s promoting USL's extensive fleet of C-2 and Victory Ship freighters.

Three b&w photos shows Spartan cabins with none of the luxury found on competitors such as Holland America or Furness freighters. A larger photo shows a C-2 Dining Room looking very basic.

Four sets of deck plans show three variations among C-2 freighters. The six Victory ships shared the same lay-out with two small cabins and a dormitory with the Dining Room as the only public room. A note indicates only male passengers were accepted on Victory ships.

A long list shows forty-six vessels. USL once flew the American flag in all corners of the globe with this vast fleet. Those days are long gone.

Very good condition.

$18.50
Maximum quantity available reached.