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Leaflet - 'P&O Ports, Port Said', P&O Line, 1938 Reg. No: HT 28358
- Descriptive pamphlet with map of the Egyptian town Port Said, it was collected by Daisy Poole during a voyage from Australia to Britain from May-June 1938. This pamphlet was kept as a souvenir by Daisy who was 12 years old at the time of her voyage to the UK from Australia.
It contains tourist information for ship's passengers making a short stop at Port Said during their transit of the Suez Canal. It includes information on sights and services with a street map on the back page.
- Single sheet folded into a four page descriptive tourist pamphlet with the P&O crest and Port Said in red and blue on the front cover. Two printed inner pages and a street map of Port Said on the reverse.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Philip Maggs, 2010
|Dimensions:||210 mm (Height), 130 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||souvenirs, naval vessels, immigrant voyages, shipping lines, tourism, immigrant shipping, maps, return migration, english immigration, passenger ships|
|Themes this item is part of:||Ship History - TSS Jervis Bay, 1922-1940, Childhood & Youth Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Daisy Poole, English Migrant, 1920s|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Shipping Lines|
|Inscriptions:||Text: P&O/PORTS/Port Said.|
|Issued By:||Peninsula & Orient Steam Navigation Co., England, Great Britain, 1938|
|Place & Date Issued:||., May 1938 - Jun 1938|
|User:||Daisy Poole, Port Said, Egypt, Jun 1938|