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American Passenger Ships: the ocean lines and liners, 1873-1983

by Frederick E. Emmons

Reproduced 2001 with permission of the publisher, University of Delaware Press
© 1985 Associated University Presses, Inc.

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Books and Articles

Adams, Frederick Upham. Conquest of the Tropics. New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1914. Albion, Robert C. Seaports South of Sahara: A History of the Farrell Line. New York: Appleton-Century- Crofts, 1959. Armstrong, Warren. Atlantic Highway. London: George G. Harrap & Co., 1961. Baker, W. A., and Tre Tryckare. The Engine Powered Vessel. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1965. Baughman, James. The Mallorys of Mystic. Mid- dletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1972. -----. Charles Morgan and the Development of Southern Transportation. Nashville, Tenn.: Vanderbilt Uni- versity Press, 1968. Bennett, Ira E. History of the Panama Canal. Washing- ton, D.C.: Historical Publishing Co., 1915. Benson, Richard M. Steamships and Motorships of the West Coast. Seattle, Wash.: Superior Publishing Co., 1968. Berman, Bruce D. Encyclopedia of American Shipwrecks. Boston: The Mariners Press, 1972. Bonsor, N. R. P. North Atlantic Seaway. Prescot, En- gland: T. Stephenson & Sons, 1955. 2d ed. 5 vols. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens, 1977. Braynard, Frank O. Lives of the Liners. New York: Cor- nell Maritime Press, 1947. -----. Famous American Ships. New York: Hastings House, 1956. -----. The World's Greatest Ship: The Story of the Leviathan. 6 vols. Vols. 1-3. New York: South Street Seaport Museum, 1972. Vols. 4-6. Newport News, Va.: The Mariners Museum, 1978. -----. The Big Ship: The Story of the S.S. United States. Newport News, Va.: The Mariners Museum, 1982. Brown, Carl Raymond. "The Peninsular & Occidental Steamship Co.: Fifty Years of Service." Steamboat Bill, June 1956. Brown, Giles T. Ships That Sail No More. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1966. Burton, Hal. The Morro Castle; Tragedy at Sea. New York: Viking Press, 1973. Cairis, Nicholas T. North Atlantic Passenger Liners Since 1900. London: Ian Allan, 1972. Clarke, Roland W. Troopships of World War II Wash- ington, D.C.: Army Transportation Association, 1947. Coleman, Terry. The Liners. London: Allen Lane, 1976. Cronon, Edward D. Black Moses: The Story of Marcus Garvey and the Universal Negro Improvement Associa- tion. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1969. Dayton, F. E. Steamboat Days. New York: Tudor Pub- lishing Co., 1939. Dugan, James. The Great Iron Ship. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1953. Dunn, Laurence. Merchant Ships of the World in Colour, 1910-1929. London: Blandford Press, 1973. Emmons, Frederick. The Atlantic Liners, 1925-70. Newton Abbot, England: David & Charles, 1971. -----. Pacific Liners, 1927-72. Newton Abbot, En- gland: David & Charles, 1973. Gibbs, C. R. Vernon. Passenger Liners of the Western Ocean. London: Staples Press, 1957. -----. The Western Ocean Passenger Lines and Liners, 1934-1969. Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1970. Gibbs, James A. Jr. Shipwrecks of the Pacific Coast. Port- land, Oreg.: Binford & Mort, 1957. Gleaves, Vice Adm. Albert. A History of the Transport Service, 1917-19. New York: George H. Doran Co., 1921. Gray, Edmund F. "Brief History of the Boston & Philadelphia Steamship Company" Steamboat Bill, March 1954. Hilton, George W. The Night Boat. Berkeley, Calif.: Howell-North Books, 1968. Hocking, George W. Dictionary of Disasters at Sea Dur- ing the Age of Steam, 1824-1962. London: Lloyd's Register of Shipping, 1969. Howe, Octavius T., and Frederick C. Mathews. American Clipper Ships, 1833-1858. 2 vols. Salem, Mass.: Marine Research Society, 1926. Isherwood, J. H. Steamers of the Past. Liverpool: Sea Breezes, 1966. Kemble, John Haskell. The Panama Route, 1848-1869. Berkeley; University of California Press, 1943. -----. "A Hundred Years of the Pacific Mail." Ameri- can Neptune (Salem, Mass.), April 1950. Kilmarx, Robert A. America's Maritime Legacy. Boul- der, Colo.: Westview Press, 1979. Kludas, Arnold. Great Passenger Ships of the World. 5 vols. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens, 1975. Lawson, Will. Pacific Steamers Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1927. Lockwood, Vice Adm. Charles A., and Col. Hans C. Adamson. Tragedy at Honda. Philadelphia: Chilton Company, 1960. Maber, John M. North Star to Southern Cross. Prescot, England: T. Stephenson & Sons, 1967. McCullough, David. The Path Between the Seas. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1976. McCurdy, Horace. Marine History of the Pacific North- west, 1895-1965. 2 vols. Seattle, Wash.: Superior Publishing Co., 1966. Maddocks, Melvin. The Atlantic Crossing. Alexandria, Va.: Time-Life Books, 1981. Marvin, Winthrop L. The American Merchant Marine, 1620-1902. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910. Melville, John H. The Great White Fleet. New York: Vantage Press, 1976. Miller, William H. Transatlantic Liners, 1945-1980. New York: Arco Publishing Co., 1981. Morison, Samuel Eliot. United States Naval Operations in World War II. 13 vols. Boston: Atlantic-Little, Brown & Co., 1947. Morrison, John H. History of American Steam Naviga- tion. New York: Stephen Daye Press, 1958. Newell, Gordon. Ocean Liners of the Twentieth Century. Seattle, Wash.: Superior Publishing Co., 1963. Newell, Gordon, and Joe Williamson. Pacific Coastal Liners. New York: Bonanza Books, 1959. Paine, Ralph D. The Old Merchant Marine. New Ha- ven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1919. Ridgely-Nevitt, Cedric. American Steamships on the At- lantic. Newark, Del.: University of Delaware Press, 1981. Saphire, William B. "American Coastwise Passenger Liners of the Inter-War Period." Sea Breezes, Au- gust-September 1963. -----. "American Liners: The End of the Road." Sea Breezes, March 1974. Sawyer, L. A., and W. H. Mitchell. From America to United States. Parts 1 & 2. Kendal, England: World Ship Society, 1979. Schott, Joseph L. Rails Across Panama, 1849-55. New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1967. Silverstone, Paul H. United States Warships of World War I. London: Ian Allan, 1970. -----. United States Warships of World War II. Lon- don: Ian Allan 1965. Smith, Eugene W. Passenger Ships of the World, Past and Present. Boston: George H. Dean Co., 1963. Spears, John R. The Story of the American Merchant Marine. New York: Macmillan, 1915. Stanton, S. W. American Steam Vessels. New York: Smith & Stanton, 1895. Swann, Leonard A., Jr. John Roach, Maritime Entrepre- neur. Annapolis, Md.: U.S. Naval Institute, 1965. Thomas, Gordon, and Max Witts. Shipwreck: The Strange Fate of the Morro Castle. New York: Dell Pub- lishing Co., 1973. Tyler, David B. Steam Conquers the Atlantic. New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1939. Wilson, Charles M. Empire in Green and Gold, the Story of the American Banana Trade. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1968. Wolfe, Reese. Yankee Ships. Indianapolis, Ind.: Bobbs- Merrill, 1953. Worden, William L. Cargoes: Matson's First Century in the Pacific. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1981. Worker, Colin E. The World's Passenger Ships. London: Ian Allan, 1967. Wright, E. W., ed. Lewis and Dryden's Marine History of the Pacific Northwest, 1800-1895. Seattle, Wash.: Superior Publishing Co., 1967.


The American Neptune (Salem, Mass.) Belgian Shiplover (Belgian Nautical Research Associa- tion) Marine Engineering Marine News, Journal of the World Ship Society (Kendal, England) Nautical Gazette (New York) New York Journal of Commerce New York Maritime Register Pacific Marine Review Sea Breezes (Liverpool) Steamboat Bill (Steamship Historical Society of America)


Baltimore Sun New Orleans Times-Picayune New York Times Philadelphia Public Ledger San Francisco Chronicle Seattle Post-Intelligencer


List of Merchant Vessels of the United States. Washing- ton, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Printing Office, 1876-1974. Record of American and Foreign Shipping. New York: American Bureau of Shipping, 1896-1932. Record of American Bureau of Shipping. New York, 1933-1980. Lloyd's Register of Shipping. London, 1890-1982. Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. 8 vols. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Printing Office, 1959- 81.

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