On November 10, 2012 a portion of the Himan Family gathered in Reno Nevadaand for the first time for many of them heard the story of the family of six traveling from Gibraltar Spain to Honolulu aboard the SS Orteric.
There is only one known photo of the SS Orteric. This photo is in a museum in Victoria, Australia.
tape the ship on the route> found on the map. A map of the world was provided along with paper cut outs of the SS Orteric.
The children taped their paper ships to the route taken by the SS Orteric.
UT OH!!!! Did Uncle Al decide to play?
Help!!! Uncle Al is running into the tables!
The kids come to the rescue. This way Uncle Al!!
Everyone waits while the "winners" are announced.The winners are the ships that are placed closest to the port of departure and the port of arrival.