[Writing room], Southern Methodist University collection
Title: [Writing room] ..Creator: Bedford Lemere & Co. ..Date: ca. 1905-1907..Place: The United Kingdom ..Part Of: Photographs of Q.S.T.S. ''Lusitania''..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 24 x 30 cm. ..File: ag1982_0183_028_sm_opt.jpg .eaa/id/164/eaa/id/164 ) ..View Europe, India, and Asia: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/cul/eaa/ ( http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/cul/eaa/ )
Photographs of Q.S.T.S. "Lusitania" is a photographic album put together by the Cunard Steamship Company Ltd, and held by the DeGolyer Library, at Southern Methodist University. This album contains 59 photographs of exterior and interior views of the Quadruple Screw Turbine Steamship Lusitania. The Lusitania, the sister ship to the Mauretania, and was torpedoed by a German U-boat during World War I in 1915 off the coast of Ireland, sinking in 18 minutes. Over 1, 000 passengers died. Besides civilians, the Lusitania was carrying large amounts of rifle ammunition. Photographs in the album are by Bedford Lemere & Co., architectural photographers to His Majesty the King. Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries (CUL) Digital Collections includes the digital libraries and online digital collections from the six Central University Libraries. Our ongoing projects include the creation of digital collections of Mexican photographs, locomotives, Texas history, art, and currency notes, and more.