Item - Alice Bennett's "Caribbean days via S.S. Megantic, Winter 1924" scrapbook

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Alice Bennett's "Caribbean days via S.S. Megantic, Winter 1924" scrapbook


  • 1924 (Creation)


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This scrapbook contains postcards, photos, hand-drawn maps, telegrams, ports of call, and some newspaper clippings listing ship itineraries for cruises. The scrapbook was compiled by Miss Alice N. Bennett from February 23 to May 15, 1924 and was originally titled "Caribbean days via S.S. Megantic, Winter 1924." Geographically, it covers portions of the Caribbean and Florida (Miami, Palm Beach, and Nassau).

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Gift of Louis Ginsberg, 1986.

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