The United States Shipping Board was created by the Shipping Act of 1916 for the establishment of a naval auxilary, naval reserve, and Merchant Marine. Booklet, Trade Routes & Shipping Services (1928), lists the numerous participant lines.Fleet: Strathnever.
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Ships, Boats, and Vessels, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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