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Title:
Johnson Line Cruise Line (Calendar)
Size:
18 x 27.5
Medium:
Offset-Lithograph
Price:
$495
INV. #:
12101
 
Linen backed original 1947 Johnson Line cruise ship poster and calendar. The Johnson line was known for delivery of fast freight, passengers, and to have refrigeration. The image shows the ship cruising into San Francisco Bay with the Golden Gate Bridge behind the ship against the skyline.
In 1904 the company started a shipping route to South America under the name Johnson Line. On 26th April, 1914 a South Pacific shipping route was started. Axel Johnson died on 13th May, 1910 and was succeeded by his sons as directors.