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SS Excambion, 1948
Originally named the USS Queens, the ship was renamed the Excambion in 1948. It served as a cruise ship from New York City to the Mediterranean. Its last cruise was in 1959. In 1965 it was renamed the Texas Clipper and ...
USS Queens, 1945-1946
The USS Queens was an attack transport during WWII in the Pacific. The collection consists of two documents, a Christmas Day Menu and the travel record of the Queens.
Untitled mural. Oil on canvas (13 ft. x 3 ft.) by Joe Jones (b. 1909, St. Louis, Mo.-d. 1963, Morristown, New Jersey). Originally installed in 1955 by American Export Lines aboard its cargo-passenger ship SS Excambion, ...
T/S Texas Clipper I, 1966-1989, 1995
The Texas Clipper was known as the USS Queens and then the SS Excambion before becoming the training ship for the Texas Maritime Academy at Texas A&M Galveston in 1965. Its last cruise as the training ship for the Texas ...
Texas Clipper Model
Joe Gooby (Bosun on the ship) always known as just “Gooby”, built this model of the Texas Clipper while on cruise.
Texas Clipper Badges
Texas Clipper badges attached to the smoke stack of the ship sometime after it was acquired in 1965.
Texas Clipper Painting
Painting of the TS Texas Clipper by Harry Anysen, State Artist of Texas from 1980-1981.
Texas Clipper Bicentennial Cruise Certificate
Certificate from the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Texas for the Texas Clipper Bicentennial Cruise.
Undated Prep Plaques
Two prep plaques created by cadets on the summer cruise. These plaques are undated.
Prep Plaque 1992 Cruise
Prep plaques created by cadets on the summer cruise.