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Eastern Steamship Line archival package

This archival package consits of; 

1- Advertisement. Regards a trip on the S.S. Yarmouth. Source: The Yarmouth Herald (February 28, 1933).

2- Advertisement. Regards the Eastern Steamship Lines services. Source: Unknown (August 3, 1948).

3- Advertisement. Regards a trip on the S.S. Yarmouth. Source: The Yarmouth Light OR Herald (August 5, 1952)

4- Logo for Eastern Steamship Lines Inc.

5- Article. Regards the beginning of tourist season and the S.S. Yarmouth. Source: Unknown (June 22, 1953)

6- Article. Regards the sinking of the “Yarmouth Castle” (formerly S.S. Yarmouth). Source: Unknown (November 13, ’65).

7- Articles. Regard the sinking of the Yarmouth Castle/S.S. Yarmouth. Source: The Yarmouth Light (November 18, 1965).

8- Advertisement. Regards the S.S. Evangeline. Source: Unknown.

9- Article. Regards the S.S. Evangeline moving to the Caribbean. Source: Yarmouth Light (November 18, 1954).

10- Booklet. Describes the stateroom diagrams and prices of various steamers (i.e. the Bangor Division, Mt. Desert & Blue Hill Division, Portland Division, Kennebec Division, Portland & Rockland Division, and International Division). Includes general information.

11- Booklet. Contains schedules for various Eastern Steamship Line vessels. Dated for 1925 (June).

12- Schedule. Regards the Boston and Maine Railway Schedule.

13- Document. Describes Yarmouth’s various steamship companies (1855-1912).

14- Document. Describes the inbound and outbound vessel data for Boston, New York, and Yarmouth (1905-1958).

15- Photographs. Shows individuals relevant to the S.S. Yarmouth. Dated May 30th, 1947.

16- Document. Describes Eastern Steamship Lines and Subsidiaries.

17- Photograph. Shows Capt. F. K. Crosby (of the Eastern Steamships’ liner St. John). Contains brief description about the service.

18- Article. Regards the D.A.R. and Eastern Steamship Lines. Source: Yarmouth Light (November 18, 1965).

19- Poster. Regards the schedule of the Boston-Yarmouth trips by the S.S. Yarmouth and S.S. Evangeline. Lists details and prices.

20- Booklet. Entitled, “Ye Log of the Eastern Steamship Lines Inc.” Contains information regarding the New Lafayette National Park, Boston, New York, and more.

21- Menu. Lists the food and drinks available on Eastern Steamship Inc.’s vessels.

22- Brochure. Describes the various cruise tours from Boston.

23- Brochure. Describes what it is like to cruise on the S.S. Yarmouth.

24- Diagrams. Show the layout of the S.S. Evangeline and the S.S. Yarmouth.

Eastern Steamship Line archival package

  • All material found in these packages is owned by the Yarmouth County Historical Society and is housed at the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives (22 Collins Street, Yarmouth, NS). Credit must be given to, Yarmouth County Archives.

  • Once ordered, you'll receive a message to download and open the zip file with all the material of this archival package. 

    All material in this archival package are in PDF and JPEG formats. 

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