Here are some absolutely unique items:
Engine Room Telegraph Repeaters
Repeaters for the two Engine Telegraphs from the Forward Engine Room,
with warning lights and bells.
The 1st Engineer's Alarm Panel and RPM
Repeater for all 4 engines
From the 1st Engineer's office
Builder's Plate: Westinghouse Turbine
Brass. With the horsepower rating obliterated due to security
regulations for the ship.
Electrician's Test Panel
Large, impressive, and very heavy!
Equipment Manuals, some with S.S. United
States printed on them
Descriptions of work to be performed
Other Official Logbooks and Reports
"Safety Booklet" Prepared by
Gibbs & Cox
There are many descriptions about the design and operation
(relating to safety) of the United States in this manual--and details which were secret
during her career. 100+ pages. Fold-out schematics of the steering
gear and "electric plant wiring diagram"
notice on cover.
These items and many more will
be auctioned on Ebay this year.
Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime
opportunity to own this piece of history.
and reciprocal related links welcomed.