National Geographic : 1941 Jul
Al' from Press Ass n,Inc. Defying Submarines, Reykjavik Continues Maritime Trade with England andthe United States The large vessels alongside the wharf at the right are two of a fleet of three owned by the Icelandic Steamship Company. One plies between here and English ports; its sister ships make regular trips to and from New York. The Vard is Norwegian and the Suuin a coastal freighter. Tomake this safe harbor foritscapital city, the Iceland Government has constructed a $3,000,000 breakwater.