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Authorization & Routes
 Via Hull and Glasgow to New York or New Orleans and to the final destination in America 
 Fleet 1877Built Tonnage Shipyard
 S/S State of Alabama1873 2,313 gross  Thomas Wingate & Co. 
 S/S State of Georgia1873 2,490 gross  London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. 
 S/S State of Indiana1874 2,528 gross  Thomas Wingate & Co. 
 S/S State of Louisiana1872 1,869 gross  Thomas Wingate & Co. 
 S/S State of Nevada1874 2,488 gross  London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. 
 S/S State of Pennsylvania1873 2,472 gross  London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. 
 S/S State of Virginia1873 2,473 gross  London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. 
 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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