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Leaflet - 'P&O Ports, Suez Canal', P&O Lines, 1938 Document Reg. No: HT 28361

Summary:
Descriptive pamphlet with map of the Suez Canal, 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 during their transit of the Suez Canal. It includes information on sights and services with a street map on the back page.
Description:
Single sheet folded into a four page descriptive tourist pamphlet with the P&O crest and 'Suez Canal' in red and blue on the front cover. Two printed inner pages and a street map on the reverse.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Philip Maggs, 2010
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 210 mm (Height), 130 mm (Width)

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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
Tertiary Classification: souvenirs
Inscriptions: Text: P&O/PORTS/Suez Canal.
Issued By: Peninsula & Orient Steam Navigation Co., England, Great Britain, 1938
Place & Date Issued: ., May 1938 - Jun 1938
User: Daisy Poole, Suez Canal, Egypt, Jun 1938

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