Cunard Line Ephemera 1931

The GG Archives has extensive holdings in Cunard Line Ephemera from the 1880s through 2004. This Index covers the Year 1931; the Collections include Passenger Lists, Steamship Tickets, Brochures, Menus, Periodicals, Books, Photographs, and Miscellaneous Other Ephemera.

The Cunard Line's main services—New York-Southampton; New York-Liverpool; New York-London; New York-Bristol; Baltimore- Bristol: New York-Mediterranean; New York-Antwerp; New York-Rotterdam; Boston-Liverpool; Boston-London; Boston-Glasgow; Philadelphia-Bristol; Philadelphia-London; Montreal-Falmouth-London; Montreal-Bristol; U. K.- Mediterranean; U. K.-Levant and Black Sea; U. K.-French Ports.

Spanning the Atlantic

1931 - Spanning the Atlantic: The History of the Cunard Line

The feat of transporting across a dangerous ocean more people than inhabit some of our states with the loss, in time of peace, of but four lives, especially as these four lives were only the toll of an predictable caprice of the waves.

Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Scythia Cabin Class Passenger List - 10 January 1931.

1931-01-10 RMS Scythia Passenger List

  • Steamship Line:
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 10 January 1931
  • Route: Liverpool to New York via Belfast and Halifax
  • Commander: Captain G. Gibbons, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover, Events Program for the Cunard RMS Scythia, Saturday, 10 January 1931.

1931-01-10 Events Program - RMS Scythia

Informative Events Program from the RMS Scythia of the Cunard Line. It covers a voyage from Liverpool to New York beginning 10 January 1931. Brief explanations of the many Deck Sports were provided to the passengers helps to make this an exceptional program from that era of ocean liner travel.

Front Cover of a Cruise Passenger List from the SS Aurania of the Cunard Line, Departing 31 March 1931 from Boston and New York to Bermuda, Nassau, Havana, New York, and Boston

1931-03-31 SS Aurania Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cruise
  • Date of Departure: 31 March 1931
  • Route: Boston and New York to Bermuda, Nassau, Havana, New York, and Boston
  • Commander: Captain G. R. Dolphin, R.D., R.N.R.
RMS Berengaria 2 May 1931

1931-05-02 RMS Berengaria Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: First Class
  • Date of Departure: 2 May 1931
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain E. T. Britten
1931-05-02 SS Laconia II

1931-05-02 SS Laconia Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 2 May 1931
  • Route: New York and Boston to Liverpool via Queenstown (Cobh)
  • Commander: Captain M. Doyle
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Antonia Cabin and Tourist Third Cabin Passenger List - 12 June 1931.

1931-06-12 RMS Antonia Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin and Tourist Third Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 12 June 1931
  • Route: Liverpool to Quebec and Montreal via Greenock and Belfast
  • Commander: Captain W. C. Battle, D.S.C., R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Aquitania Second Class and Tourist Third Cabin Passenger List - 18 July 1931.

1931-07-18 RMS Aquitania Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Second Class and Tourist Third Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 18 July 1931
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain E. G. Diggle, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Mauretania Tourist Class Passenger List - 22 August 1931.

1931-08-22 RMS Mauretania Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist
  • Date of Departure: 22 August 1931
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain R. V. Peel, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Samaria Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List - 29 August 1931.

1931-08-29 RMS Samaria Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin and Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 29 August 1931
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Le Havre and Cobh
  • Commander: Captain R. G. Malin, R.N.R.
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Caronia Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List - 12 September 1931.

1931-09-12 RMS Caronia Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin and Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 12 September 1931
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Le Havre and Cobh
  • Commander: Captain G. R. Dolphin, R.D., R.N.R.
SS Franconia Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 18 October 1931

1931-10-18 RMS Franconia Breakfast Menu Card

Bill of Fare from 18 October 1931 offered an extensive array of the typical American breakfast including fruit, cereal, eggs, bacon, sausage, toast and preserves.

Front Cover of The Cunarder - A Travel Magazine, November 1931

1931-11 The Cunarder Magazine

The November 1931 issue of The Cunarder featured articles included: Five Ways to See Havana By Vincent Engels and Cartagena Recalls Medieval Spain By Elaine Bickerstaffe. Women's Fashion Article Hand Knitted Tweeds For Travelers By Ruth Seder.

 

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