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A DIRECTORY OF NAMES, PENNANT NUMBERS AND ADDRESSES OF ALL MEMBERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SHIP MASTERS' ASSOCIATION OF THE GREAT LAKES. . . APRIL, 1907 by [Great Lakes Shipping] - Hardcover - 1907 - from W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera and Biblio.com

A DIRECTORY OF NAMES, PENNANT NUMBERS AND ADDRESSES OF ALL MEMBERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SHIP MASTERS' ASSOCIATION OF THE GREAT LAKES. . . APRIL, 1907

by [Great Lakes Shipping]

Condition: Near fine


Toledo: E. G. Ashley, Grand Financial Secretary, 1907. Hardcover. Near fine. 24 pp. including in-text figures and photographic portraits. Printed in red and black. 12mo. Original flexible black cloth, stamped in gilt. 3/4-inch closed tear in front free endpaper, else near fine.

In addition to the directory, the volume includes an "early history" of the association, a "list of vessels of the Great Lakes, American and Canadian, with names and addresses of owners," "other information of a miscellaneous nature of interest in shipping circles in the Great Lakes," and scores of advertisements for marine suppliers in Cleveland, Chicago, Detroit, Duluth, Milwaukee, and various other Great Lakes cities. Several of the different companies' advertisements contain wood-engraved or photographic views of their buildings, ships, or machinery. Scarce.

  • Bookseller: W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 217
  • Title: A DIRECTORY OF NAMES, PENNANT NUMBERS AND ADDRESSES OF ALL MEMBERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SHIP MASTERS' ASSOCIATION OF THE GREAT LAKES. . . APRIL, 1907
  • Author: [Great Lakes Shipping]
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: E. G. Ashley, Grand Financial Secretary
  • Place: Toledo
  • Date published: 1907
  • Keywords: Americana, Great Lakes, Ohio, Cleveland, industry, ships, shipping, nautical, illustrated, map
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana; Travel & Exploration;


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