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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1987.62.38
Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.38
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1999.175.114
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.114
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Minnekahda

Steamship Line: Atlantic Transport Line Built: Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland Year Built: 1917
Routes: Hamburg-NY; London-NY
Passengers:
History:Served as British troopship in WWI. ATL cargo steamer 1920. Converted to emigrant carrier for 2,150 passengers for American Line, NY-Hamburg-NY. Transferred to Atlantic Transport Line 1924. Converted to tourist class ship with 750 passengers on London-NY
Machinery:Triple-screw, 16 knots
Masts and funnels:4 masts, 1 funnel