Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will close at 3pm on November 26 and remain closed through November 27. For details, please visit our calendar.

United States Lines

United States Lines
United States Lines
United States Lines
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in. (5 x 4.1 x 0.9 cm)
20 stick matchbook with white exterior. Front cover with image of ocean liner in black, red and blue with black halftone dot shading on a white ground over blue bar with black lettering UNITED STATES LINES and red closure. White saddle with red lettering UNITED STATES LINES. Rear cover identical to front, but with additional red bar with black lettering TO AND FROM ALL EUROPE. Plain white interior.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Object Number 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group