Providence RI: Steamship Historical Society, 1989-94. Magazine. Slick format, each about 70p. and printed on semigloss paperstick, b&w and (a few) color illustrations each. Softcover 11x8.5 inch magazines, staplebound into high-gloss cardstock color wraps; fine copies, one (the "Poster Issue") in original mailing envelope, all have publisher's ephemeral materials laid in. The 6 items sold as a lot.
Issue 202 "contains the most comprehensive history of the outstanding cabin liners, MANHATTAN and WASHINGTON, ever published. Like other American liners built under the provisions of the Jones-White Act in the early 1930's, they provided the passengers with amenities not equalled by their foreign competitors until after World War II."