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He meant well

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Illustration shows the captain of an ocean liner offering a toast to his passengers sitting around a large dining table on a ship that is rocking a bit too much for most passengers.

Caption: The Captain Ladies and gentlemen, I drink to your very good health!

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Dining rooms; Motion sickness; Ocean liners; Ocean travel; Ship captains

Date: 1904-05-11

An old acquaintance

Description:

Illustration shows two mermaids discussing the actions of a third mermaid, who appears to be flirting with a man on an ocean liner. Caption: First Mermaid - I think it's awfully brazen of Tessie to flirt so with a perfect stranger. Second Ditto - Oh, he isn't a stranger. He's a fellow she met at Bar Harbor last summer. She says he taught her to swim.

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Courtship; Conversation; Mermaids; Ocean liners; Salutations; Maine--Bar Harbor

Date: 1911-01-25

Luxuries versus lifeboats

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Illustration shows an ocean liner, probable reference to the Titanic, sinking amid icebergs with many passengers jumping into the sea for lack of enough lifeboats, as a few lifeboats loaded with passengers row clear of the ship. Caption: The Grim Spectre - Why all this hue and cry about lifeboats? Have you not your veranda and Parisian cafes, palm-garden, squash-court, gymnasium, swimming-pool, Turkish baths, and a la carte restaurant?

Resource Type: Cartoon

Subject: Drowning; Grim Reaper (Symbolic character); Icebergs; Lifeboats; Lifesaving; Marine accidents; Ocean liners; Ocean travel; Titanic (Steamship)

Date: 1912-05-08

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