Cunard Line Ephemera 1948-1950

The GG Archives has extensive holdings in Cunard Line Ephemera from the 1880s through 2004. This Index covers the Years 1948-1950; 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.

Front Cover of a Cabin Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 14 May 1948 from New York to Southampton via Cherbourg

1948-05-14 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 14 May 1948
  • Route: New York to Southampton via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain C. M. Ford, C.B.E., R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Tourist Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 24 June 1948 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1948-06-24 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 24 June 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain C. M. Ford, C.B.E., R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Cabin Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Mary of the Cunard Line, Departing 2 July 1948 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1948-07-02 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 2 July 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain J. D. Snow, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Cabin Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Mary of the Cunard Line, Departing 7 August 1948 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1948-08-07 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 7 August 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain C. G. Illingworth, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a First Class Passenger List from the RMS Mauretania of the Cunard Line, Departing 7 September 1948 from Southampton to New York Via Cherbourg

1948-09-07 RMS Mauretania First Class Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: First Class
  • Date of Departure: 7 September 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York Via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain R. B. G. Woollatt, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Cabin Class Passenger List from the RMS Mauretania of the Cunard Line, Departing 7 September 1948 from Southampton to New York Via Cherbourg

1948-09-07 RMS Mauretania Cabin Class Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 7 September 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York Via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain R. B. G. Woollatt, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a First Class Passenger List from the RMS Mauretania of the Cunard Line, Departing 28 September 1948 from Southampton to New York Via Cherbourg

1948-09-28 RMS Mauretania Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: First Class
  • Date of Departure: 28 September 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York Via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain R. B. G. Woollatt, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Tourist Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 31 October 1948 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1948-10-31 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: Halloween, the 31 October 1948
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain C. M. Ford, C.B.E., R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of 1949 Brochure on Tourist Class Accommodations on Cunard White Star Ships.

1949 - Cunard White Star Tourist Class on the "Big Four"

This 1949 booklet provides views of spacious public rooms and tasteful cabins of the Tourist Class on the "Big Four" of the Cunard White Star Line.

Front Cover of a First Class Passenger List from the RMS Mauretania of the Cunard Line, Departing 26 April 1949 from Southampton to New York Via Le Havre and Cobh

1949-04-26 RMS Mauretania Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: First Class
  • Date of Departure: 26 April 1949
  • Route: Southampton to New York Via Le Havre and Cobh
  • Commander: Captain R. G. Thelwell, O.B.E., R.D., A.D.C., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a First Class Passenger List from the RMS Mauretania of the Cunard Line, Departing 4 May 1949 from New York to Southampton Via Cobh and Le Havre

1949-05-04 RMS Mauretania Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: First Class
  • Date of Departure: 4 May 1949
  • Route: New York to Southampton Via Cobh and Le Havre
  • Commander: Captain R. G. Thelwell, O.B.E., R.D., A.D.C., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Cabin Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 6 May 1949 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1949-05-06 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 6 May 1949
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Commodore C. M. Ford, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Tourist Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 27 August 1949 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1949-08-27 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 27 August 1949
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain R. B. G. Woollatt, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover, RMS Queen Elizabeth Dinner Bill of Fare - 28 August 1949

1949-08-28 RMS Queen Elizabeth Dinner Menu

Vintage Bill of Fare from Sunday, 28 August 1949 featured Fried Filet of Sole, Anglaise, Roast Chicken, Chipolata Sauce, and Plum Pudding, Sweet Sauce for dessert.

Front Cover, RMS Queen Elizabeth Luncheon Bill of Fare - 29 August 1949

1949-08-29 RMS Queen Elizabeth Luncheon Menu

Vintage Bill of Fare from 29 August 1949 featured Corned Brisket of Beef and Vegetables, Vienna Steak, Tomato Sauce, and Ice Cream for dessert.

Front Cover, Today's Program of Events for Tuesday, 30 August 1949 on Board the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard White Star.

1949-08-30 Program of Today's Events - RMS Queen Elizabeth

Program of Social and Sporting events onboard the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard White Star Line for Tuesday, 30 August 1949. Today's activities included movies, concerts, Rotary meeting, children's tea party, horse racing, cocktail hour, BBC newscast, dancing, and community sing-a-long.

Front Cover of a Youth Argosy (Students) Passenger List from the RMS Samaria of the Cunard Line, Departing 9 September 1949 from London to Quebec via Le Havre

1949-09-09 RMS Samaria Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Youth Argosy (Students)
  • Date of Departure: 9 September 1949
  • Route: London to Quebec via Le Havre
  • Commander: Captain A. B. Fasting, R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a First Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 14 October 1949 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1949-10-14 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: First Class
  • Date of Departure: 14 October 1949
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain C. M. Ford, C.B.E., R.D., R.N.R.
Front Cover of a Tourist Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Mary of the Cunard Line, Departing 22 October 1949 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1949-10-22 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 22 October 1949
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain H. Grattidge, O.B.E.
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Queen Mary Cabin Passenger List - 28 January 1950.

1950-01-28 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 28 January 1950
  • Route: New York to Southampton via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain G. E. Cove
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Queen Mary Tourist Passenger List - 8 February 1950.

1950-02-08 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist
  • Date of Departure: 8 February 1950
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain G. E. Cove
Front Cover of a Tourist Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Mary of the Cunard Line, Departing 24 May 1950 from New York to Southampton via Cherbourg

1950-05-24 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 24 May 1950
  • Route: New York to Southampton via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain H. Grattidge, O.B.E.
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Queen Mary Tourist Passenger List - 7 October 1950.

1950-10-07 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist
  • Date of Departure: 7 October 1950
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain H. Dixon
Front Cover, Cunard Line RMS Queen Mary Tourist Passenger List - 14 October 1950.

1950-10-14 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Tourist
  • Date of Departure: 14 October 1950
  • Route: New York to Southampton via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Captain H. Dixon
Front Cover of a Cabin Class Passenger List from the RMS Queen Elizabeth of the Cunard Line, Departing 16 November 1950 from Southampton to New York via Cherbourg

1950-11-16 RMS Queen Elizabeth Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 16 November 1950
  • Route: Southampton to New York via Cherbourg
  • Commander: Commodore G. E. Cove

 

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