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RMS Queen Mary

RMS Queen Mary is an ocean liner that sailed on the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967Created by: PICRYLDated: 2016
Queen Mary ship, Long Beach, California
RMS Queen Mary is an ocean liner that sailed on the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967 for the Cunard Line built by John Brown & Company in Clydebank, Scotland. Queen Mary sailed on her maiden voyage on 27 May 1936. During WWII Queen Mary was refitted for passenger service Along with the sister ship Queen Elizabeth two ships dominated the transatlantic passenger transportation market until the dawn of the jet age in the late 1950s. Queen Mary was officially retired from service in 1967. She is preserved in Long Beach, California, United States. The ship serves as a tourist attraction featuring restaurants, a museum, and a hotel.
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Launch of QUEEN MARY

Launch of QUEEN MARY

Photo shows the March 1912 launch of HMS Queen Mary at Palmer's Shipbuilding, Jarrow-on-Tyne, England. She was sunk during battle in 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 1008)

Poster of SS Leviathan

Poster of SS Leviathan

United States Lines Steam Ships

Fotodatum; 24/3 1936 utanför Gourock.

Fotodatum; 24/3 1936 utanför Gourock.

Fotodatum; 24/3 1936 utanför Gourock.

The three largest ships in the world, New York, 1940 / photographic postcard

The three largest ships in the world, New York, 1940 / photographic po...

Note: The three largest ships in the world, Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary and Normandie, together only once. The plan was for them to all be made into troopships. Unfortunately the Normandie was destroyed at her ... more

Thirsty Lady

Thirsty Lady

Description: Pickfords tankers fuelling RMS Queen Mary..Date: c.1940?..Our Catalogue Reference: RAIL 1133/146 ( http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/catalogue/displaycataloguedetails.asp?CATLN=6&CATID=2422961&Sea... more

HM Troopship Queen Mary in Sydney, World War II / photographer unknown

HM Troopship Queen Mary in Sydney, World War II / photographer unknown

The Library welcomes Queen Mary II to Sydney, and wishes the Library staff and rare material accompanying the March 2013 cruise to New Zealand, a Bon Voyage!..Format: Photograph..Find more detailed information ... more

Queen Mary ship, Long Beach, California

Queen Mary ship, Long Beach, California

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The Queen Mary, once a proud ocean liner, then a floating hotel, Long Beach, California

The Queen Mary, once a proud ocean liner, then a floating hotel, Long ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #33", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #33", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #37", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #37", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #41", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #41", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #38", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #38", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #39", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #39", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #45", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #45", Atlantic Ocean, 1942. Artist: Robe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #3", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #3", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Rob...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #2", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #2", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Rob...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #5", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #5", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Rob...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #20", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #20", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Ro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #18", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #18", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Ro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #23", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #23", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Ro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #11", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #11", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Ro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #12", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky. US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #12", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Ro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #71", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Robert Bizinsky, US Army Art Collection

Artwork: "Queen Mary Crossing #71", Atlantic Ocean 1942. Artist: H. Ro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Fresco painting "Press Interviewing Celebrity on Deck of the Queen Mary" located in rotunda, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, New York, New York

Fresco painting "Press Interviewing Celebrity on Deck of the Queen Mar...

Artist: Reginald Marsh, 1937. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title information, date, and subject note provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photographs in t... more

Australian Army soldiers, possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, in West Circular Quay, May 1940

Australian Army soldiers, possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, in West Ci...

This photograph, depicting Australian Army soldiers, possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, in West Circular Quay, was taken when the Cunard Line's RMS MAURETANIA and QUEEN MARY had sailed from New York to Sydney in... more

HM Troopship QUEEN MARY in Sydney Harbour, May 1940

HM Troopship QUEEN MARY in Sydney Harbour, May 1940

The Cunard Line's RMS MAURETANIA and QUEEN MARY had sailed from New York to Sydney in March 1940 to carry troops overseas for war. In May 1940, both vessels left Sydney Harbour bound for the United Kingdom with... more

HM Troopship Queen Mary in Sydney, World War II / photographer unknown

HM Troopship Queen Mary in Sydney, World War II / photographer unknown

The Library welcomes Queen Mary II to Sydney, and wishes the Library staff and rare material accompanying the March 2013 cruise to New Zealand, a Bon Voyage!..Format: Photograph..Find more detailed information ... more

Three unidentified men possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY near Port Jackson in Sydney, May 1940

Three unidentified men possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY near Port Jack...

This photograph, depicting three unidentified men possibly on board RMS QUEEN MARY, was taken when the Cunard Line's RMS MAURETANIA and QUEEN MARY had sailed from New York to Sydney in March 1940 to carry troop... more

Two ships leaving or entering Sydney Harbour

Two ships leaving or entering Sydney Harbour

This photo is part of the Australian National Maritime Museum’s Samuel J. Hood Studio collection. Sam Hood (1872-1953) was a Sydney photographer with a passion for ships. His 60-year career spanned the romantic... more