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Authorization & Routes
 Via Hamburg to New York and to the final destiantion in America 
 Hamburg - Antwerp - South America 
 Hamburg - Australia 
 Hamburg - Baltimore 
 Hamburg - Brazil - River Amazon 
 Hamburg - Grimsby - West Indies 
 Hamburg - New Orleans 
 Hamburg - New York 
 Hamburg - Philadelphia 
 Hamburg - Quebec (Montreal) 
 Hamburg - South Africa - Far East 
 Hamburg and Cuxhaven - Boston 
 Fleet 1899Built Tonnage Shipyard
 S/S Adria1896 5,458 gross  Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Alesia1896 5,476 gross  Flensburger Schiffbau 
 S/S Allemannia (2)1881 1,846 gross  Dobie & Co. 
 S/S Ambria1896 5,463 gross  Flensburger Schiffbau 
 S/S Andalusia1896 5,457 gross  Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Arabia1896 5,446 gross  Harland & Wolff 
 S/S Aragonia1897 5,446 gross  Flensburger Schiffbau 
 S/S Arcadia1896 5,442 gross  Harland & Wolff 
 S/S Armenia1896 5,458 gross  Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Assyria1898 6,581 gross  J. C. Tecklenborg 
 S/S Asturia1896 5,285 gross  Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Athesia1899 5,751 gross  Reiherstieg Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfab 
 S/S Auguste Victoria1881 7,661 gross  AG Vulcan 
 S/S Australia1881 2,119 gross  C. Mitchell & Co. 
 S/S Batavia1899 10,178 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Belgravia1899 10,155 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Bolivia1889 2,646 gross  Armstrong, Mitchell & Co. 
 S/S Bosnia1899 7,436 gross  Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Brasilia1897 10,336 gross  Harland & Wolff 
 S/S Bulgaria1898 10,237 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Canadia1889 2,404 gross  Reiherstieg Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfab 
 S/S Cheruskia1890 3,250 gross  Robert Stephenson & Co. Ltd 
 S/S Christiania1890 2,811 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Dalecarlia1882 1,972 gross  Reiherstieg Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfab 
 S/S Furst Bismarck (1)1890 8,430 gross  AG Vulcan 
 S/S Georgia1890 3,143 gross  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Graf Waldersee1898 12,830 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Hercynia1889 2,630 gross  Armstrong, Mitchell & Co. 
 S/S Hispania1890 2,578 gross  J. C. Tecklenborg 
 S/S Hungaria1884 2,008 gross  Reiherstieg Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfab 
 S/S Italia1889 3,564 gross  Armstrong, Mitchell & Co. 
 S/S Kaiser Friedrich1897 12,480 gross  F. Schichau 
 S/S Markomannia1890 3,335 gross  Edwards Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Palatia1894 7,326 gross  AG Vulcan 
 S/S Patria1894 7,118 gross  AG Vulcan 
 S/S Patricia1899 13,023 gross  AG Vulcan 
 S/S Pennsylvania1896 12,891 gross  Harland & Wolff 
 S/S Phoenicia1894 7,155 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Polaria1882 2,724 gross  C. Mitchell & Co. 
 S/S Polynesia (1)1881 2,196 gross  C. Mitchell & Co. 
 S/S Pretoria1897 12,800 gross  Blohm & Voss 
 S/S Rhenania (2)1880 1,846 gross  Dobie & Co. 
 S/S Russia1889 3,908 gross  Laird Bros 
 S/S Scotia1890 2,558 gross  Charles Connell & Co. 
 S/S Sicilia1890 2,922 gross  Charles Connell & Co. 
 S/S Venetia1891 2,822 gross  Reiherstieg Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfab 
 This list might not be a complete list of all the ships in the fleet.

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A selection of articles dedicated to help you in your genealogy search for your Norwegian ancestors. Transcripts and pictures of historic documents in connection with the ships and emigration. Also including articles about Pioneers & Norwegian Settlements Around the World
Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an interest in shipwrecks.
This section contains articles describing the transatlantic voyage, the condition of the steerage accommodations and the experience of an ocean travel on an emigrant ship. You will find in-depth studies concerning the emigration process, statistics and facts, and information about the immigration processing centers line Castle Garden and Ellis Island.
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