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QE2 TO THE WEST INDIES

Taken from an 8mm cine film from December 1970, this movie contains some great early views of the Cunard cruise liner Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2). There are views of Commander Warwick at a cocktail reception as well as external views of sailors…

Across the Caribbean on the Nieuw Amsterdam

This short 16mm film, shot sometime before 1958 records a journey across the Caribbean, taking in Cuba, Puerto Rico, Colombia, Jamaica and the Panama Canal. There are views of other liners including the Mauretania 2 and some somewhat smaller…

Cuba to America on the Orizaba

A cruise from Cuba and along the East Coast in the 1920s taking in an excursion to Kensico Dam. The SS Paris film is by the same group. For more about the Siboney and Orizaba see the article: The Morro Castle, the Mohawk and the End of the Ward…

A Voyage on the Paris

A cruise along the East Coast c.1932. This 16mm film is by the same photographer as the film of the Siboney or Orizaba. Passengers at the gate, viewed from the ship's side. New York City: A busy deck scene New York City:…

Morro Castle : Philco 1934 West Indies Cruise Brochure

Brochure for a 1934 Morro Castle cruise to the Caribbean.

Morro Castle : Mexico Cruise Brochure

Morro Castle cruise brochure and a similar cover post-disaster for the Oriente.