First Steamship to Cross Atlantic Ocean - Steamship Savannah - Savannah, GA - Postcard, c. 1940s
(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original vintage Coastal News Co., E. C. Kropp linen postcard from the 1940s. It shows a view of the Steamship Savannah, first steamship to cross the Atlantic Ocean, Savanah, Georgia.
"The Steamship Savannah was the first steamship that crossed the Atlantic Ocean. It was built in New York and sailed March 28th, 1819, arriving in Savannah after a passage of six days, thence to Liverpool in eighteen days.", reads the description printed on the back.
The postcard is unused and is in VERY GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips, minor stains.
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