D1126 - Ship postcards and prints - 26 Jun 1908-28 Jun 1911; n.d.

A collection of B&W and colour postcards and prints showing the following Cunard ships: Andania, Campania, Carmania, Cypria, Etruria, Lucania, Saxonia, Sultonia, Slavonia (wreaked in the Azores), Ultonia and Umbria.

Some of these items have been annotated with dates to reflect when the...

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Archive level description: Sub-fonds
Physical Description:1 bundle; 15 items.
Summary:

A collection of B&W and colour postcards and prints showing the following Cunard ships: Andania, Campania, Carmania, Cypria, Etruria, Lucania, Saxonia, Sultonia, Slavonia (wreaked in the Azores), Ultonia and Umbria.

Some of these items have been annotated with dates to reflect when the depositors father, (John Teather Piper) served on them and in which capacity. Includes an Ivernia notecard with an illustration of a rider on horseback, signed: 'To Jackie love from Daddy'.

John Teather Piper (1874-1915) was the Chief Officer of the Lusitania on the ship's final voyage.

Date:26 Jun 1908-28 Jun 1911; n.d.
Reference Number:D1126
Custodial History:Donated to the University by Mr John Piper, May 2015.