My fathers sister was a world traveler and a career librarian.Helen with her mother (my grandmother) about to depart for Hawaii on the SS Manoa in 1929 for a job with the library in the islands.Helen and her "book car" circa:1929 Hawaii.
Check out this shipboard menu. click picture for detail
Ship luggage tag circa:1929
Later in her life ....my Aunt Helen would throw her own biirthday parties, usually at a fancy hotel in San Francisco.