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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 ...
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 ...
Delbert D. Sprague Papers (T/S Texas Clippper 1965 Cruise Records)
Master electrician and former student of the Texas Maritime Academy (TMA) at Texas A&M University at Galveston. Consists of a collection of records from the first voyage of the training ship, Texas Clipper, during the 1965 ...
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.
Texas Clipper Gangway Plank
Large sign used on the gangway of the Texas Clipper I.
Texas Clipper Oars
Bright orange oars from the Texas Clipper.
Texas Clipper Life Ring
Life ring from the Texas Clipper. Included are a series of pictures of the Texas Clipper and other ships.
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 Wheel
Original wheel from Texas Clipper I from the Clipper engine room.
Texas Clipper Painting
Painting of the TS Texas Clipper by Harry Anysen, State Artist of Texas from 1980-1981.