What To Know About Ocean Travel - 1924 Brochure from the International Mercantile Marine Company (IMM)

Published by the International Mercantile Marine Company, this brochure is the A to Z guide for the frequent transatlantic traveler of 1924.






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Note—Subjects in this book are arranged alphabetically.

What to Know About Ocean Travel by IMM 1924

Maps appear as follows:

  1. Antwerp. the gateway to Continental Europe
  2. St. Lawrence River route
  3. approaches to New York
  4. approaches to the English Channel
  5. transatlantic routes

Table of Contents

  1. Accommodations to Automobiles
    Accommodations, Addresses, Adriatic, Airplane Services, American Line, Amusements, Animals and Birds, Antwerp, Arabic, Atlantic, Atlantic Transport Line, Automobiles
  2. Baby Carriages to Bugle Calls
    Baby Carriages, Baltic, Baggage, Barbers, Baths, Belfast, Belgenland, Bicycles, Boarding Houses, Bon Voyage Gifts, Books, Boots and Shoes, Boston, Bugle Calls
  3. Cabin Ships to Clothing
    Cabin Ships, Cable Messages, Cabs, Canada, Canopic, Card Room, Chairs, Cedric, Celtic, Channel (English), Cherbourg, Children, Clothes Pressing, Clothing
  4. Cobh (Queenstown) to Customs
    Cobh (Queenstown), Complaints, Concerts at Sea, Consuls, Couriers, Crowsnest, Cruises, Cruisine, Currencies in Europe, Customs
  5. Dancing to Doric
    Dancing, Danzing, Deck Chairs, Deck Officers, Decks, Devonian, Distances, Divine Services at Sea, Dogs, Doric
  6. Elevators to Gymnasiums
    Elevators, Engineers, Exchange, Expense, Fares to Europe, Fees, Finland, Flags, Flowers (Parcels, etc.), Funds, Funnel Marks, Games, Genoa, Gibraltar, Gothland, Guide Books, Guides, Gymnasiums
  7. Hairdressing to Landing
    Hairdressing, Halifas, Hamburg, Havana, Haverford, Homeric, Hotels in Europe, Household Goods, Income Tax Clearance, Information, Inquiry Office on Steamers, Interpreters, Keys, Kroonland, Landing Arrangements
  8. Languages to Manchuria
    Languages, Lapland, Laundry, Letters, Telegrams, etc., Leyland Line, Libau, Library, Lights, Lighthouses and Lightships, Liverpool, Lounge, Majestic, Manchuria
  9. Meals to Music on Shipboard
    Meals, Medical, Mediterranean, Megantic, Metric System, Minnekahda, Minnetonka, Minnewaska, Money, Mongolia, Montreal, Motion Picture Films, Motorcycles, Music on Shipboard
  10. Naples to Passports
    Naples, Nautical Measurements, Newspapers, New Zealand (Services to), New Orleans, New York, Olympic, Panama Canal, Panama Pacific Line, Parcels, Passports
  11. Pensions to Ports
    Pensions, Pets, Perambulators, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Photography, Piers, Play Rooms, Plymouth, Poland, Pools, Porters, Ports
  12. Portland, ME to Red Star Line
    Portland, ME, Postage Stamps, Postcards, Prepaid Ickets, Public Rooms, Purser, Quebec, Queenstown, Railroad Travel, Radiograms, Red Star Line
  13. Reservations to Seasickness
    Reservation of Staterooms, Regina, Restaurants, Return Accommodations, Riga, Routes (Transatlantic), Rugs, St. Lawrence River Route, Samland, San Francisco, Seasickness
  14. Seating to Staterooms
    Seats at Table (Seating), Second Class, Seasons for Travel, Servants, Ships, Smoking, Shops, South Africa, Sports, Squash Courts, Staterooms
  15. Steamer Trains to Time
    Steamer Trains, Steamer Travel in Europe, Steward's Department, Stenographer and Typist, Sunday Services, Swimming Pools on Deck, Taxes, Taxicabs, Tea, Telegrams, Tenders, Time
  16. Third Class, Ticket Offices, and Tickets.
    Third Class Accommodations, IMM Ticket Offices US, IMM Ticket Offices Europe, and Lost, Returned and Prepaid Tickets
  17. Tips to Zeeland
    Tips, Tours, Trains, Travel Information, Travelers Checks, Uniforms of Officers, etc., Valuables, Vedic, Ventilation, Verandah Cafe, Visaes, Wardrobes, Water, West Indies, White Star-Dominion Line, White Star Line, Winifredian, Writing Materials, Zeeland
  18. I.M.M Travelers Checks - 1924 Advertisement


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