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Title Ship Stack Insignia. American Offshore Passenger & Cargo Lines & Foreign Liner Services to American Ports, 1971.
Object Name Poster
Catalog Number 2009.013.0016
Collection Hoboken Transportation Collection
Credit Gift of Dorothy Becker.
Scope & Content Ship Stack Insignia. American Offshore Passenger and Cargo Lines and Foreign Liner Services to American Ports. Compiled and Published by Marine Engineering / Log, copyright 1971. Distributed by Texaco, Inc., International Marine Sales Department, N.Y. Fold-out poster plate 23" high x ca. 17-1/2" wide (stub end at lower left edge where removed from publication.)

Chart printed with the logos and colors seen on funnels or smokestacks for 195 lines.

From the Becker family of Hoboken, this is one of three charts they had (see 2009.013.0015 & .0017 for one earlier and one later chart.) Apparently personal interest or a hobby to identify ships that were seen in Hoboken, on the Hudson River or New York Harbor.
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funnel / smokestack / smoke stack
Date 1971-1971
Year Range from 1971.0
Year Range to 1971.0
Caption Ship Stack Insignia 1971
Imagefile 071\20090130016.TIF
Classification Ships
Social & Personal Activity
Transportation
Business & Commerce