Circulars 900 to 938 from the Marine Superintendent's Office, Cunard White Star Limited, to 'The Captain, Chief Officer All Ships'. With tables acknowledging receipt by each ship's chief officer.
Laid down on 62 folio pages (paginated 106 to 167), disbound from a log book. All texts clear and complete. Fair, on worn, aged paper, with light staining (not affecting text) to first leaf. The circulars are mimeographed and typed, with facsimile signatures. Beneath each circular is a box table giving the date the circular was sent to each ship, with name of ship and chief officer, and the date the circular was acknowledged. Topics include 'Scale of Linen Issues', 'Memorandum to Navigating and Engineer Officers', 'Gyro Compass Equipment', 'Wireless Telegraphy' , 'Vermin', 'Three Watch System', 'Uniform', 'Wages & Hours - Seamen', 'Fuel Oil Bunkering Arrangements', 'Empty Bottles and Cases', 'Caskets Radio Beacon'. Included is a copy of the HMSO pamphlet 'Instructions as to the Survey of Master's and Crew Spaces' (1937; 12mo, 33 pp).