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‘Last call’ for the SS United States
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The SS United States once made the nation proud as the fastest ocean liner in the world. Decommissioned in 1969, it has since been deteriorating at a dock in Philadelphia. Now Susan Gibbs, granddaughter of the ship’s designer, William Francis Gibbs, is fighting to give the ship new life.
The SS United States once made the nation proud as the fastest ocean liner in the world. Decommissioned in 1969, it has since been deteriorating at a dock in Philadelphia. Now Susan Gibbs, granddaughter of the ship’s designer, William Francis Gibbs, is fighting to give the ship new life.
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