1963: Departure of the “Amerigo Vespucci”, Italy

Departure of the "Amerigo Vespucci", Egypt

7 Responses

  1. Cris

    Since the Amerigo Vespucci is an Italian military ship, I doubt that the pictures were taken in Egypt: the women look very much like wives and girlfriens… I’d rather think they were in Italy.

    Doing a search on the web, I found the first picture posted in facebook, with a caption claiming that it was taken in Naples in 1963, and that Egypt was the destination.
    https://www.facebook.com/Karl.Marx.Marxism, post dated July 25th 2012

    • Lavinia

      Interesting cause I had the same doubt. Not sure that’s in Egypt. But can’t find anything about the story of this event online … at least not so far

  2. Gio

    It’s the inaugural journey of the Amerigo Vespucci,

    Naples 1931. (as you can tell easily from women’s fashion and the use of black and white)


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