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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1958.931.23
Mystic Seaport Num: 1958.931.23
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1999.175.257
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.257
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1999.175.555
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.555
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1999.175.556
Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.556
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Pretoria

Steamship Line: Hamburg-American Line Built: Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, Germany Year Built: 1897
Routes: Hamburg-NY
Passengers:1st class: 160; 2nd class: 190; 3rd class: 2,400
History:Placed under control of British Shipping Controller after WWI and chartered to Ellerman Lines. Sold to British shipbreakers November 1921.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 13.5 knots
Masts and funnels:4 masts, 1 funnel