May 22, 2008 - Sale 2147

Sale 2147 - Lot 365

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(UNITED STATES LINES.) "Leviathan." Substantial archive of correspondence and related documents regarding the reconditioning of the ship, mainly between Gibbs and the United States Shipping Board, regarding fine points of contractual arrangements, summaries of progress from various departments, technical details, lists of suppliers and bids given for supplies, estimated costs and profits from the ship's operation, etc. should be seen. Principally early 1920s