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Souvenir and log of my voyage via Panama Mail S.S. Co

Label
Souvenir and log of my voyage via Panama Mail S.S. Co
Title
Souvenir and log of my voyage via Panama Mail S.S. Co
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Souvenir photo book and log given to passengers traveling from San Francisco to New York through the Panama Canal aboard the S.S. Colombia, operated by the Pacific Mail Steamship Company between 1925 and 1931.
Cataloging source
RQE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The booklet includes photographs representing the ports of call--Manzanillo, Mexico, San José de Guatemala, La Libertad, Salvador, and Corinto, Nicaragua. In Panama, there are photos of the waterfront, streets, and market of old Panama, and the Panama Canal. Other stops include Cartagena, Havana, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York City. There are also pages where passengers can fill in the names of other travelers they've met; and in the "Passengers Log," there are sections for each port of call where passengers can record arrival times, and other notes. The inside of the rear wrapper contains a birds-eye map in color of the Panama Canal route
Label
Souvenir and log of my voyage via Panama Mail S.S. Co
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Probable range of dates suggested by years that the Panama Mail Steamship Co. operated the SS Colombia (see pages 38, 43) on the San Francisco/New York route via the Panama Canal. The Company purchased the ship in 1925; it was stranded on Margarita Island, Baja California and lost in 1931. See http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/lines/pacificmail.shtml
  • "Compiled, edited & photographed by Joseph Mattingly. Copyrighted for Panama Mail S. S. Co. by Mattingly-Hansen Productions, Inc."
  • Issued in plain brown wrappers, with title stamped in turquoise and black above the company logo of Panama Mail; colored vignette of "A glimpse of old Panama" on front wrapper printed in turquoise, yellow, black, white, and brown; rear wrapper illustrated with a colored drawing of a parrot
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 25 cm
Extent
60 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: In original wrappers as issued. In tan pamphlet binding. Purchase, PBA Galleries, 2016.
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, colored map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19083633
  • ucoclc19083633
Label
Souvenir and log of my voyage via Panama Mail S.S. Co
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Probable range of dates suggested by years that the Panama Mail Steamship Co. operated the SS Colombia (see pages 38, 43) on the San Francisco/New York route via the Panama Canal. The Company purchased the ship in 1925; it was stranded on Margarita Island, Baja California and lost in 1931. See http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/lines/pacificmail.shtml
  • "Compiled, edited & photographed by Joseph Mattingly. Copyrighted for Panama Mail S. S. Co. by Mattingly-Hansen Productions, Inc."
  • Issued in plain brown wrappers, with title stamped in turquoise and black above the company logo of Panama Mail; colored vignette of "A glimpse of old Panama" on front wrapper printed in turquoise, yellow, black, white, and brown; rear wrapper illustrated with a colored drawing of a parrot
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 x 25 cm
Extent
60 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: In original wrappers as issued. In tan pamphlet binding. Purchase, PBA Galleries, 2016.
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, colored map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19083633
  • ucoclc19083633

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