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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1999.175.34
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.34
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Potsdam

Steamship Line: Holland-America Line Built: Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, Germany Year Built: 1900
Routes: Rotterdam-NY
Passengers:1st class: 280; 2nd class: 210; 3rd class: 1,800
History:Renamed STOCKHOLM (1915); SOLGLIMT (1928) - converted whale factory ship. Captured in the Antarctic by the German raider PINGUIN and taken to occupied France. Sunk at Cherbourg in WWII.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 15 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 1 funnel