R.M.S. Mauretania
R.M.S. "Mauretania" is a photographic album held by the DeGolyer Library, at Southern Methodist University.

This album contains 30 photographs of the Cunard Line luxury passenger ship, the R.M.S. Mauretania. Images include the dining room, lounge, deck areas, and state rooms. A second set of related photographs is also included. These 21 separate prints of the Mauretania are views of the ship's construction, the ship in the harbor, the bridge, crew, kitchen, and engine room.

Unlike its sister ship, the Lusitania, which was torpedoed by a German U-boat during World War I, off the coast of Ireland, the Mauretania survived World War I and continued to operate until its eventual retirement from service in 1934.

During its lifetime, the Mauretania held the speed record for fastest transatlantic crossing from 1909 to 1929, and served as both a troop ship and hospital ship during World War I.

Photographs in the album are attributed to Bedford Lemere & Co., architectural photographers to His Majesty the King.
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