THE NORMANDIE, QUEEN MARY & THE QUEEN ELIZABETH - WWII 
BOB HOPE ENTERTAINING THE PASSENGERS DURING ONE OF HIS  CROSSINGS- LATE 1940’S
PRIME MINISTER WINSTON CHURCHILL
THE BARNICE BILL CREWS GIVING THE SHIP ONE OF HER ANNUAL HULL CLEANNINGS-1938
STAN LAUREL AND OLIVER HARDY WERE JUST A FEW OF THE FAMOUS TO TRAVEL ABOARD THE SHIP.
THE OF THE SHIPS 4 PROPELLERS BEING INSTALLED-1935
THE QUEEN ELIZABETH TAKES SHAPE -1940
THE QUEEN ELIZABETH ABOVE IS BEING RE-FITTED AS A TROOP SHIP. SHE WOULD NEVER CARRY A PAYING PASSENGER UNTIL AFTER THE WAR. - 1940
THE QUEEN MARY ENTERS LONG BEACH HARBOR AND IS ESCORTED BY HUNDRED OF PLEASURE CRAFT.-1966
ANOTHER SHOT OF THE SHIP ENTERING LONG BEACH HBR.- 1966
THE QUEEN MARY HAD 32 YEARS OF PAINT SAND BLASTED OFF AND HER BOILERS WERE REMOVED DO MAKE WAY FOR HER NEW LIFE AS A HOTEL AND CONVENTION CENTER.
THE QUEEN MARY AT NIGHT – 1986
THE QUEEN MARY AT SUN RISE.-1986
THE QUEEN MARY IN DRY DOCK JUST BEFORE THE CONVERSION-1967
THE LAST GREAT CRUISE-1966
PERMAMENTLY MOORED – 1985
QUEEN MARY AT SUNSET
THE QUEEN MARY PREPARING TO SPEND HER FIRST NIGHT IN LONG BEACH
THE QUEEN MARY BEING PAINTED IN HER WAR COLORS
BOW DAMAGE AFTER THE COLLISION WITH THE CURACOA-1942
AFTER IT WAS ANNOUNCHED THAT THE SHIPS WERE TO BE RETIRED EVERYONE THOUGHT THE QUEENS WOULD HAVE THE SAME FATE AS ALL OF THE OTHER LINES BEFORE THEM. A BRITISH PAPER RAN THIS PICTURE WITH THE SHIPS RETIREMENT STORY IN 1966
THE RUSTING QUEEN ELIZABETH DID NOT HAVE MUCH LUCH BEING A TOURIST ATTRACTION AS HER SISTER. SHE WAS SOLD AND WAS TO BE CONVERTES INTO A FLOATING COLLEGE.1969
THE SHIPS TRANSFER CEREMONY IN LONG BEACH-1967
THE QUEEN TAKES ON HER TUGS
AN EXTREME CLOSE UP OF THE QUEENS BOW.
A PLANE DROPPED FLOWERS TO GREET THE THE GREAT SHIP.
FINISHED WITH THE ENGINES FOR THE LAST TIME. .