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Leviathan: The World's Greatest Ship, Vol. 4 - 1981 by Frank O. Braynard

The Story of the LEVIATHAN
By FRANK O. BRAYMTO


Leviathan: The World's Greatest Ship, Vol. 4 - 1981 by Frank O. Braynard

This book is dedicated William Francis Gibbs 1 his brother Frederic H. Gil and to the Robert L. Ha Merchant Marine Indusi Post, and to Irving H. Jo and Harry Wright, two gei ous LEVIATHAN engine and to the LEVIATHAN Veterans Association m gratitude.

Published by the Mariri Museum, Newport Nej Virginia
©Copyright by Frank Braynard
Library of Congress d Catalogue No. 72-85207 ]
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TABLE OF CONTENTS


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Front End Papers Tourist and Third Class Deck Plans 1928

Chapter I

FIFTIETH ROUND TRIP

7

Chapter II

THREE AIR CROSSINGS

28

Chapter III

BRINGING HEROES HOME

45

Chapter IV

THE SECOND A.E.F.

63

Photo Section

No. One.

80-111

Chapter V

LAST VOYAGE

112

Chapter VI

CUNNINGHAM COMES ABOARD

131

Chapter VII

STORMS

150

Chapter VIII

THE GREAT MAIL ROBBERY

174

Photo Section

No. Two

193-200

Chapter IX

‘SAVE THE LEVIATHAN’

206

Chapter X

ELIZABETH’S DIARY

215

Chapter XI

‘HAPPINESS, HAPPINESS

234

Chapter XII

PAUL WADSWORTH CHAPMAN

248

Chapter XIII

WET OR DRY

265

Chapter XIV

THE ADAMS AIR MAIL PICK UP

282

Photo Section

No. Three.

298-329

Chapter XV

CARRIES 2,716 PASSENGERS

 330

Chapter XVI

THE CRASH

345

Chapter XVII

AND THE CRACK

360

NOTES

 

372

INDEX

 

404

APPENDIX

 

419

CREDITS

 

424

Back End Papers

 

 

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