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Project funded in part by the Gladys Brooks Foundation

Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1999.175.563
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.563
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1999.175.564
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.564
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1979.54.88
Mystic Seaport Num: 1979.54.88
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Nieuw Amsterdam

Steamship Line: Holland-America Line Built: Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland Year Built: 1906
Routes: Rotterdam-NY
Passengers:1st class: 417; 2nd class: 391; 3rd class: 2,300
History:The only transatlantic passenger liner to keep regular sailings during WWI. Scrapped 1923.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 16 knots
Masts and funnels:4 masts, 1 funnel