Worldwide Steamboat Passenger Service

The S.S. President Harrison, a steamboat passenger ship by the Dollar Steamship Line, sailed from San Francisco, CA, USA, in February 1924 offering the first around the world service.

      February, 1924
      S.S. President Harrison
      San Francisco, CA, USA

Additional Information:

  • Steamboat – Wikipedia
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