Old Bay Line 1840-1940

By: BROWN, Alexander Crosby

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BROWN, Alexander Crosby. The Old Bay Line 1840-1940. Richmond, VA : The Dietz Press, Publishers, 1940. Pp (6),[i]-xxiii,(1),[1]-176,(2). Colour Frontispiee, and other illustrations in black and white. Index. 4to, illustrated black card covers, printed in yellow. Contents : Introduction by L.R. Powell, Jr. I. Via Old Bay Line in 1840. II. Genesis. III. The Maryland & Virginia Steam Boat Company. IV. The Baltimore Steam Packet Company Makes Its Bow. V. A Pair of “Superb and Commodious” Steamboats. VI. The War of Secessionand Its Aftermath. VII. The Mosquito Fleet. VIII. Through the Turn of the Century. IX. The Dawn of Modern Times. X. The Line's History Brought Up to Date. XI. Storm on the Bay. XII. Personalities in the Bay Line's History. Appendix : List of Incorporators and Presidents. - Present Officers of the Line and of the Ships. - Route and Schedule of the Bay Line. - Roster of Ships, 1850-1940. Spine and edge worn, namestamp, else very good. 30.00

Title: Old Bay Line 1840-1940

Author Name: BROWN, Alexander Crosby

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Dietz Press, Publishers, Richmond, VA, 1940,:

Seller ID: 80873

Keywords: NAUTICAL STEAMBOATS BAY LINE AMERICAN SHIPPING HISTORY MARYLAND VIRGINIA BALTIMORE UNITED STATES,