SS Hamburg Archival Collection

 

 

The SS New York, SS Hamburg, SS Albert Ballin, and SS Deutschland.

The SS New York, SS Hamburg, SS Albert Ballin, and SS Deutschland. 11,500 Tons -- 633 Feet Long -- 79 Feet Wide -- Twin Screw Turbine -- Oil Buring -- 13,000 Horsepower. Across the Atlantic - First Class - Hamburg American Line Brochure, 1928. GGA Image ID # 11c121779b

 

Hamburg (1899) Hamburg-American Line

.Built by "Vulkan", Stettin, Germany. Tonnage: 10,532. Dimensions: 499' x 60'. Twin-screw, 16 knots. Quadruple expansion engines. Two masts and two funnels. Service Routes: Originally in Far East service. Transferred to Hamburg- New York trade in 1904. She was later used in Mediterranean-New York service. Renamed: (a) Red Cross (1917), (b) Powhatan (1917), (c) New Rochelle (1920), (d) Hudson (1921), (e) President Fillmore (1922). Fate: Scrapped in United States, 1928.

 

Hamburg (1926) Hamburg-American Line

Built by Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, Germany. Tonnage: 21,133. Dimensions: 602' x 72'. Twin-screw, 16 knots. Steam turbines. Two masts and two funnels. Launched: November 14, 1925. Passengers: 222 first, 476 second. 456 third. Service: Hamburg-Southampton-Cherbourg-New York. Re-engined in 1930; speed increased to 20 knots. In 1933 was lengthened to 645 feet (22,117 tons). Fate: Sunk by a floating mine near Rugen Island, March 7, 1945. Salvage operations took about four years. Salvaged: Converted to whale oil refinery ship. Renamed: Jurio Dolgoruki. Sister ship: New York. Similar to: Albert Ballin and Deutschland.

 

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Passenger Lists

 

Passenger Manifest, SS Hamburg, Hamburg America Line, September 1905

1905-09-14 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First and Second Cabin Passenger List for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing 14 September 1905 from Hamburg to New York via Dover and Boulogne-sur-Mer, Commanded by Captain E. Burmeister.

 

Passenger Manifest - Hamburg Amerika Linie - Hamburg 1929-03-15

1929-03-15 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First & Second Cabin Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Friday, 15 March 1929 from Hamburg to New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer and Southampton, Commanded by Captain Schwamberger. According To a Passenger Prepared Log Entry, the SS Hamburg Arrived in New York on 25 March 1929, a Voyage of Ten Days. 44 Senior Officers and Staff Members are also Listed.

 

Front Cover of a Tourist Third Cabin and Third Class Passenger List for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing 19 April 1929 from Hamburg to New York

1929-04-19 SS Hamburg Passenger List

Tourist Third Cabin and Third Class Passenger List for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing 19 April 1929 from Hamburg to New York, Commanded by Captain Schwamberger. 45 Senior Officers and Staff Members are also Listed.

 

Passenger Manifest - Hamburg Amerika Linie - Hamburg 1930-08-29

1930-08-29 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First and Second Cabin Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing 29 August 1930 from Hamburg to New York via Southampton and Cherbourg, Commanded by Captain Koch. 48 Senior Officers and Staff Members are also Listed.

 

Front Cover of a First and Tourist Class Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg American Line, Departing 2 August 1934 from Hamburg to New York.

1934-08-02 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First and Tourist Class Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg American Line, Departing 2 August 1934 from Hamburg to New York via Boulogne Sur Mer and Southampton, Commanded by Captain Koch.

 

Passenger Manifest - Hamburg Amerika Linie - Hamburg 1930-08-29

1934-08-30 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First Class and Tourist Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Thursday, 30 August 1934 from Hamburg to New York via Southampton, Cherbourg, and Cobh (Queenstown), Commanded by Captain Koch.

 

1935-07-11 SS Hamburg

1935-07-11 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Thursday, 11 July 1935 from New York to Hamburg via Cobh, Cherbourg, and Southampton, Commanded by Captain Theodor Koch.

 

1935-08-21 SS Hamburg

1935-08-21 SS Hamburg Passenger List

First Class and Tourist Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Wednesday, 21 August 1935 from Hamburg to New York via Southampton and Cherbourg, Commanded by Captain Koch.

 

1936-06-04 SS Hamburg

1936-06-04 SS Hamburg Passenger List

Cabin, Tourist and Third Class Passenger List from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Thursday, 4 June 1936 from New York to Hamburg via Cherbourg and Southampton, Commanded by Captain Theodor Koch.

 

1936-07-02 Passenger Manifest for the SS Hamburg

1936-07-02 SS Hamburg Passenger List

Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Thursday, 2 July 1936 from New York to Hamburg via Cherbourg and Southampton, Commanded by Captain Theodore Koch.

 

1937-09-02 Passenger Manifest for the SS Hamburg

1937-09-02 SS Hamburg Passenger List

Passenger List (Class not Stated) for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing 2 September 1937 from Hamburg to New York via Southampton and Cherbourg, Commanded by Captain Koch.

 

1938-08-04 Passenger Manifest for the SS Hamburg

1938-08-04 SS Hamburg Passenger List

Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Thursday, 4 August 1938 from Hamburg to New York via Southampton and Cherbourg, Commanded by Captain Th. Koch.

 

1939-04-20 Passenger Manifest of SS Hamburg

1939-04-20 SS Hamburg Passenger List

Cabin, Tourist and Third Class Passenger List for the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing 20 April 1939 from Hamburg to New York via Southampton, Cherbourg, and Cobh, Commanded by Captain P. Hille.

 

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Brochures

 

Front Cover, Across the Atlantic -- Hamburg-American Line, 1905.

Across the Atlantic - Hamburg American Line - 1905

Although small in size, this 80 page booklet / brochure from 1905 provides an excellent record of the steamships and services of the Transatlantic Fleet of the Hamburg America Line. Ships Covered Included the Blücher, Deutschland, Graf Waldersee, Hamburg, Moltke, Patricia, Pennsylvania, Pretoria, Prinz Adalbert, Prinz Oskar, and Prinzessin Victoria Luise.

 

Covers for the 1928 Hamburg American Line Brochure Across the Atlantic - First Class.

HAPAG - Across the Atlantic in First Class - 1928

Outstanding brochure from the Hamburg America Line captures the opulence of first-class transatlantic travel in the late 1920s. Rare interior photographs of public rooms such as the shopping plaza or promenade make this an excellent booklet. Ships Featured: Resolute and Reliance, New York, Hamburg, Albert Ballin, and Deutschland.

 

Front Cover for a Joint Line Brochure from Hamburg America Line and North German Lloyd Entitled Go Tourist Class.

1936-02-10 HAPAG-North German Lloyd - Go Tourist Class

26-Page Brochure "Go Tourist Class" is a joint production of HAPAG-NDL. Profusely Illustrated with interior photographs of Tourist Class accommodations and ships of both lines that carried passengers of that class. A superb brochure produced for American tourist of the Summer Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany. Bremen, Europa, Columbus, Berlin, New York, Hamburg, Deutschland, Hansa, and St. Louis.

 

Front Cover of 1937 Brochure from the Hamburg-American and North German Lloyd on their Transatlantic Ships.

HAPAG-NDL Ships in the Transatlantic Service - 1937

14-page small format brochure produced jointly by HAPAG-LLOYD welcomes you to Germany in 1937 on their transatlantic ships Bremen, Europa, Columbus, New York, Hamburg, Hansa, Deutschland, St. Louis, and Berlin. Brief information along with a photograph of each ship is included in this booklet.

 

Front Cover, Hamburg America Line 1938 Brochure "In The Third Class to North America."

In der Dritten Klasse nach Nordamerika - 1938

Es handelt sich um eine gut erhaltene Broschüre veröffentlicht wurde, dass vor dem Beginn des europäischen Konflikt, der sich aus dem Zweiten Weltkrieg. Superb Fotografie macht dies ein Rekord excecptional der dritten Klasse Unterkünfte auf dem Dampfer Deutschland, New York, Hamburg und die Hanse.

In The Third Class to North America - 1938

This is a well-preserved brochure that was published before the beginning of the European conflict that became World War II. Superb photography makes this an exceptional record of the Third Class accommodations on the steamships Deutschland, New York, Hamburg, and the Hansa. Translated from the German.

 

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Menus

 

Artistic Front Cover Showing the SS Hamburg and Mühlmeister & Johler, Hamburg on This Vintage Dinner Menu From Sunday, 31 July 1910 on the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg-America Line

1910-07-31 SS Hamburg Dinner Menu

Artistic Front Cover Showing the SS Hamburg and Mühlmeister & Johler, Hamburg on This Vintage Dinner Menu From Sunday, 31 July 1910 on the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg-America Line.

 

Front Cover of a Vintage Farewell Dinner Menu from Saturday, 12 January 1929 on board the SS Hamburg.

1929-01-12 SS Hamburg Farewell Dinner Menu

Vintage Farewell Dinner Menu from Saturday, 12 January 1929 on board the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg-America Line featured Fillet of Sole Excelsior; Truffled Breast of Pheasant; and Frozen Tom and Jerry for Dessert.

 

Cover, SS Hamburg Luncheon Bill of Fare Card - 2 July 1933

1933-07-02 SS Hamburg Luncheon Menu

Vintage Luncheon Bill of Fare from 2 July 1933 on board the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg-Amerika Linie featured Philadelphia Pepper Pot, Roast High Rib, and Viennese Makronentorte for dessert.

 

Menu Cover for the Main Meal on board the SS Hamburg, July 1933

1933-07-02 SS Hamburg Dinner Menu

Vintage Main Meal Bill of Fare from 2 July 1933 on board the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line featured Philadelphia Pepper Pot, Steckrübenmus - German Style Ribs, and Vienna's macro-cake for dessert. In German with English Translation.

 

SS Hamburg Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 3 July 1936

1936-07-03 SS Hamburg Breakfast Menu

Beautiful graphic Dinner Bill of Fare dating from 1936 from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line offer traditional American fare plus sirloin steaks, german fried potatoes, and Bologna.

 

Front Cover, SS Hamburg Dinner Bill of Fare - 11 March 1937

1937-03-11 SS Hamburg Dinner Menu

Elegant Vintage Dinner Bill of Fare from Thursday, 11 March 1937 on board the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line featured Fried Fillet of Haddock Meunière, Râgout of Tongue with Mushrooms and Dumplings, Risotto, and Cannelons with Whipped Cream for dessert. Printed in German and English, the Bill of Fare included a Music Program.

 

SS Hamburg Breakfast Bill of Fare 30 July 1937

1937-07-30 SS Hamburg Breakfast Menu

July 1937 Elaborate Breakfast Bill of Fare for passengers on board the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line offers the standard American fare plus German favorites.

 

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Passage Contracts, Tickets, and Receipts

 

Front Side, SS Hamburg of the Hamburg American Line Steerage Passage Contract For the Breitmann Family, 6 July 1904.

SS Hamburg Passage Contract - 6 July 1904

Original steamship contract dated 6 July 1904 Between the Hamburg America Line and The Breitmann Family consisting of two adults and four children of Russian Hebrew descent, for third class passage from Hamburg to New York aboard the SS Hamburg.

 

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Route Maps, Track Charts, Abstract of Logs

 

Voyage Logbook from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Friday, 15 March 1929 from Hamburg to New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer and Southampton

Voyage Logbook from the SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line, Departing Friday, 15 March 1929 from Hamburg to New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer and Southampton. GGA Image ID # 177656d377

 

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Sailing Schedules

 

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-Dover-Boulogne-Cherbourg-New York, from 29 July 1905 to 2 December 1905.

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-Dover-Boulogne-Cherbourg-New York, from 29 July 1905 to 2 December 1905. Ships Included the Amerika, Blücher, Deutschland, Fürst Bismarck, Graf Waldersee, Hamburg, Moltke, Patricia, Pennsylvania, and Pretoria. SS Graf Waldersee Passenger List, 29 July 1905. GGA Image ID # 1f06676725

 

Sailing Schedule, Genoa-Palermo-Naples-New York, from 16 September 1905 to 22 March 1906.

Sailing Schedule, Genoa-Palermo-Naples-New York, from 16 September 1905 to 22 March 1906. Ships Included the Fürst Bismarck, Hamburg, Prinz Adalbert, and Prinz Oskar. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 14 September 1905. GGA Image ID # 1f58533f5f

 

Sailing Schedule, Mediterranean Service (Genoa-Palermo-Naples-New York), from 21 August 1906 to 23 April 1907.

Sailing Schedule, Mediterranean Service (Genoa-Palermo-Naples-New York), from 21 August 1906 to 23 April 1907. Ships Included the Deutschland, Hamburg, Moltke, Oceana, and Prinz Adalbert. SS Moltke Passenger List, 21 August 1906. GGA Image ID # 1e437bf4d0

 

Twin-Screw Express and Passenger Steamship Services, and Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-Southampton-Boulogne sur Mer-Cherbourg-Plymouth-New York, from 23 August 2906 to 27 October 1906.

Twin-Screw Express and Passenger Steamship Services, and Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-Southampton-Boulogne sur Mer-Cherbourg-Plymouth-New York, from 23 August 1906 to 27 October 1906. Ships Included the Amerika, Batavia, Blücher, Deutschland, Graf Waldersee, Hamburg, Kaiserin Auguste Victoria, Oceana, Patricia, Pennsylvania, and Pretoria. SS Moltke Passenger List, 21 August 1906. GGA Image ID # 1e43a0cfd7

 

Sailing Schedule, Genoa-Naples-New York and New York-Gibraltar-Naples-Genoa, from 28 May 1907 to 2 February 1908.

Sailing Schedule, Genoa-Naples-New York and New York-Gibraltar-Naples-Genoa, from 28 May 1907 to 2 February 1908. Ships Included the Batavia, Bulgaria, Hamburg, Moltke, and President Lincoln. SS Batavia Passenger List, 1 June 1907. GGA Image ID # 1ec5531301

 

Sailing Schedule, New York-Gibraltar-Naples-Genoa and Genoa-Naples-New York, from 30 April 1909 to 4 November 1909.

Sailing Schedule, New York-Gibraltar-Naples-Genoa and Genoa-Naples-New York, from 30 April 1909 to 4 November 1909. Ships Included the Batavia, Bulgaria, Hamburg, and Moltke. SS Blücher Passenger List, 12 May 1909. GGA Image ID # 1f8ad5595c

 

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer, Southampton, and Cherbourg, from 4 October 1912 to 20 February 1913.

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer, Southampton, and Cherbourg, from 4 October 1912 to 20 February 1913 and Hamburg-Philadelphia from 7 October 1912 to 17 December 1912. Ships Included the Amerika, Cincinnati, Corcovado, Graf Waldersee, Hamburg, Kaiserin Auguste Victoria, Patricia, Pennsylvania, President Grant, President Lincoln, Pretoria, Prinz Adalbert, Prinz Oskar, and Victoria Luise. Assignment of Ship's Captains Included with Hamburg-New York Ships. SS Patricia Passenger List, 28 September 1912. GGA Image ID # 1ed91a7f1a

 

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-Philadelphia, Hamburg-Boston, Genoa-Naples-Palermo-NewYork, and New York-Gibraltar-Naples-Genoa, from 28 October 1913 to 22 January 1914.

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-Philadelphia, Hamburg-Boston, Genoa-Naples-Palermo-NewYork, and New York-Gibraltar-Naples-Genoa, from 28 October 1913 to 22 January 1914. Ships Included the Cincinnati, Cleveland, Graf Waldersee, Hamburg, Moltke, Prinz Adalbert, and Prinz Oskar. SS Pretoria Passenger List, 25 October 1913. GGA Image ID # 1ee4c70e9d

 

Scheduled Sailings, Hamburg-Amerika Linie (HAPAG), and United American Lines (Harriman Line) from 28 January 1926 to 1 June 1926.

Scheduled Sailings, Hamburg-Amerika Linie (HAPAG), and United American Lines (Harriman Line) from 28 January 1926 to 1 June 1926. Ships Included the Albert Ballin, Cleveland, Deutschland, Hamburg, Reliance, Resolute, Thuringia, and Westphalia. The listing includes the Name of the Ship's Commander. SS Albert Ballin Passenger List, 28 January 1926. GGA Image ID # 1e482ac29d

 

Scheduled Sailings, Hamburg-Amerika Linie (HAPAG), and United American Lines (Harriman Line) from 27 August 1926 to 1 December 1926.

Scheduled Sailings, Hamburg-Amerika Linie (HAPAG), and United American Lines (Harriman Line) from 27 August 1926 to 1 December 1926. Ships Included the Albert Ballin, Cleveland, Deutschland, Hamburg, Reliance, Resolute, Thuringia, and Westphalia. The listing includes the Name of the Ship's Commander. SS Albert Ballin Passenger List, 28 January 1926. GGA Image ID # 1e496a80d7

 

Hamburg-American Line Proposed Sailings to Europe, From 6 July 1927 to 5 January 1928.

Hamburg-American Line Proposed Sailings to Europe, From 6 July 1927 to 5 January 1928. Ships Included the Albert Ballin, Cleveland, Deutschland, Hamburg, New York, Reliance, Resolute, Thuringia, and Westphalia. Listing States Classes of Passengers Carried and the Ship's Commander. SS Albert Ballin Passenger List, 6 July 1927. GGA Image ID # 1e49d8e1bf

 

Hamburg-American Line Proposed Sailings from Europe, From 7 July 1927 to 31 December 1927.

Hamburg-American Line Proposed Sailings from Europe, From 7 July 1927 to 31 December 1927. Ships Included the Albert Ballin, Cleveland, Deutschland, Hamburg, New York, Reliance, Resolute, Thuringia, and Westphalia. Listing States Classes of Passengers Carried. SS Albert Ballin Passenger List, 6 July 1927. GGA Image ID # 1e4a28ba52

 

Proposed Sailing List, Hamburg-Boulogne sur Mer-Southampton-New York, from 19 April 1929 to 15 August 1929.

Proposed Sailing List, Hamburg-Boulogne sur Mer-Southampton-New York, from 19 April 1929 to 15 August 1929. Ships Included the Albert Ballin, Cleveland, Deutschland, Hamburg, Milwaukee, Reliance, Resolute, St. Louis, Thuringia, and Westphalia. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e0152e801

 

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-American Line and North German Lloyd, Hamburg-New York or Bremen-New York, from 9 July 1936 to 15 December 1936.

Sailing Schedule, Hamburg-American Line and North German Lloyd, Hamburg-New York or Bremen-New York, from 9 July 1936 to 15 December 1936. Ships Included Berlin, Bremen, Columbus, Deutschland, Europa, Hamburg, Hansa, New York, and St. Louis. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 2 July 1936. GGA Image ID # 1e01667c03

 

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Title Pages

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 14 September 1905.

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 14 September 1905. GGA Image ID # 1f58ab28e8

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 15 March 1929.

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 15 March 1929. GGA Image ID # 1f58fa4381

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg First and Second Class Passenger List, 29 August 1930.

Title Page, SS Hamburg First and Second Class Passenger List, 29 August 1930. GGA Image ID # 1f5929e776

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 2 August 1934.

Title Page, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 2 August 1934. GGA Image ID # 1f56ae4255

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg First Class and Tourist Class Passenger List, 30 August 1934.

Title Page, SS Hamburg First Class and Tourist Class Passenger List, 30 August 1934. GGA Image ID # 1f5a4af731

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 11 July 1935.

Title Page, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 11 July 1935. GGA Image ID # 1f5af17a36

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 21 August 1935.

Title Page, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 21 August 1935. GGA Image ID # 1f5b39623b

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 4 June 1936.

Title Page, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 4 June 1936. GGA Image ID # 1f5bc34316

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 2 July 1936.

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 2 July 1936. GGA Image ID # 1f5cc52890

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg Tourist and Third Class Passenger List, 2 September 1937.

Title Page, SS Hamburg Tourist and Third Class Passenger List, 2 September 1937. GGA Image ID # 1f5d4b3900

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List, 4 August 1938.

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List, 4 August 1938. GGA Image ID # 1f5dbad3a4

 

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 20 April 1939.

Title Page, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 20 April 1939. GGA Image ID # 1f5e16536f

 

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Senior Officers and Staff

 

Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 14 September 1905.

Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 14 September 1905. GGA Image ID # 1f57df0bd9

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 15 March 1929.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 15 March 1929. GGA Image ID # 1f5914922c

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Second Class Passenger List, 29 August 1930.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Second Class Passenger List, 29 August 1930. GGA Image ID # 1f593c3eda

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Second Class Passenger List, 29 August 1930.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Second Class Passenger List, 29 August 1930. GGA Image ID # 1f5a2e7c3f

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 15 March 1929.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg Cabin Passenger List, 15 March 1929. GGA Image ID # 1f5927f661

 

List of Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 2 August 1934.

List of Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 2 August 1934. GGA Image ID # 1f56dd485f

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg First Class and Tourist Class Passenger List, 30 August 1934.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg First Class and Tourist Class Passenger List, 30 August 1934. GGA Image ID # 1f5a82fb6d

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg First Class and Tourist Class Passenger List, 30 August 1934.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg First Class and Tourist Class Passenger List, 30 August 1934. GGA Image ID # 1f5ae32533

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 11 July 1935.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 11 July 1935. GGA Image ID # 1f5b09b975

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 21 August 1935.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 1 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 21 August 1935. GGA Image ID # 1f5b6dbed4

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 21 August 1935.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, Part 2 of 2, SS Hamburg First and Tourist Class Passenger List, 21 August 1935. GGA Image ID # 1f5bac2f31

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 4 June 1936.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg First, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 4 June 1936. GGA Image ID # 1f5c0afb7e

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 2 July 1936.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 2 July 1936. GGA Image ID # 1f5d2fe4fa

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Tourist and Third Class Passenger List, 2 September 1937.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Tourist and Third Class Passenger List, 2 September 1937. GGA Image ID # 1f5d869e8d

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List, 4 August 1938.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin and Tourist Class Passenger List, 4 August 1938. GGA Image ID # 1f5e063adc

 

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 20 April 1939.

List of Senior Officers and Staff, SS Hamburg Cabin, Tourist, and Third Class Passenger List, 20 April 1939. GGA Image ID # 1f5e1c58c9

 

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Photographs

 

Promenade Deck SS Hamburg

Promenade Deck - SS Hamburg. Across the Atlantic, 1905 HAPAG Brochure. GGA Image ID # 1bbcd1a12a

 

Main Dining Saloon - SS Hamburg.

Main Dining Saloon - SS Hamburg. Across the Atlantic, 1905 HAPAG Brochure. GGA Image ID # 1bbcd35277

 

Music Room - SS Hamburg.

Music Room - SS Hamburg. Across the Atlantic, 1905 HAPAG Brochure. GGA Image ID # 1bbd18ca5f

 

Vestibule and Companionway - SS Hamburg.

Vestibule and Companionway - SS Hamburg. Across the Atlantic, 1905 HAPAG Brochure. GGA Image ID # 1bbd1feb91

 

Corner of Smoking Room - SS Hamburg.

Corner of Smoking Room - SS Hamburg. Across the Atlantic, 1905 HAPAG Brochure. GGA Image ID # 1bbd8201ab

 

Departure of the SS Hamburg.

Departure of the SS Hamburg. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1dff7eecaa

 

Tourist Third Cabin Dining Room.

Tourist Third Cabin Dining Room. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1dff9bdcf6

 

Tourist Third Cabin Drawing Room.

Tourist Third Cabin Drawing Room. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e008deb7c

 

Tourist Third Cabin Smoking Room.

Tourist Third Cabin Smoking Room. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e00cb8447

 

Corner of Third Class Dining Room.

Corner of Third Class Dining Room. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e00cd1d70

 

Third Class Ladies' Saloon.

Third Class Ladies' Saloon. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e0100e8b6

 

Third Class Bath and Stateroom.

Third Class Bath and Stateroom. SS Hamburg Passenger List, 19 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e011f1741

 

The SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line.

The SS Hamburg of the Hamburg America Line. Go Tourist Class - Hamburg American Line and North German Lloyd Brochure, 10 February 1936. GGA Image ID # 12601572e5

 

Tourist Class Dining Room on the SS Hamburg.

Tourist Class Dining Room on the SS Hamburg. Go Tourist Class - Hamburg American Line and North German Lloyd Brochure, 10 February 1936. GGA Image ID # 1260b33407

 

Tourist Class Single Bed Stateroom on the SS Hamburg.

Tourist Class Single Bed Stateroom on the SS Hamburg. Go Tourist Class - Hamburg American Line and North German Lloyd Brochure, 10 February 1936. GGA Image ID # 12617f7de9

 

Tourist Class Four-Berth Stateroom on the SS Hamburg.

Tourist Class Four-Berth Stateroom on the SS Hamburg. Go Tourist Class - Hamburg American Line and North German Lloyd Brochure, 10 February 1936. GGA Image ID # 1262339cbf

 

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Excerpts from Information for Passengers

 

Information for Passengers - 14 September 1905

Meals.

First Cabin.

  • Breakfast is served from 8:00 am to 10:00 am
  • lunch à la carte from 12:30 to 1:30 p. m.
  • dinner at 6:30 p. m

Second Cabin.

  • Breakfast at 8:00 am
  • dinner at 12:00 pm
  • supper at 6:00 pm

A menu is printed for each meal. Seats at table are allotted by the Chief 'Steward. A bugle call will be sounded 15 minutes before each meal, and a second signal at the beginning of the meal. Children paying half-fare must dine at the children's table.

Steamer Chairs. Upon application to the Deck Steward, steamer-chairs belonging to the Ocean Comfort Company can be rented for use on the voyage, at a charge of one dollar per chair.

Music. The ship's band performs on the promenade deck during the forenoon from 10:00 am t0 11:00 am, in the first cabin saloon during dinner and in the second cabin from 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Staterooms. All staterooms are lighted by electricity. They are also provided with connections for an electric heater for a hair-curler, as well as for an electric food warmer, by which milk, coffee, etc., can be kept warm during the night. The apparatus will be supplied by the Stewardess.

Passengers are recommended to lock the doors of their staterooms while the steamer is in port.

Baggage. As only small pieces of baggage can be taken into the cabins, all large pieces will be stored in the hold. Access to the hold may be had upon application to the Room Steward.

Hot or cold Baths. A number of comfortable bathrooms are provided aboard. The Bathroom Steward or Stewardess will attend to the bath upon the passenger's request. No charge is made for baths. The water used is sea-water.

Gymnasium. The gymnasium on the boat-deck is open daily for first class Passengers : for gentlemen from 9 1/2-11 a. in. and from 2 - 4:00 pm, for ladies from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm and from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Exercises take place under the supervision of experienced attendants. Children cannot be admitted.

Smoking is allowed only on deck and in the Smoking Room; it is positively prohibited in the cabins and below deck.

The Bar closes at midnight.

Lights are extinguished in the Saloons at it p. in. and in the Smoking Room at midnight.

Surgeon and Apothecary. An experienced Physician is attached to every steamer. Medical attendance and medicines are provided free of charge.

The Barber is entitled to charge for his services according to the tariff fixed by the Company.

Library. The books in the library, which may be obtained upon application to the Library Steward, are at the disposal of Passengers, free of charge. A catalogue of the English, French and German books in the ship's library can be had from the Library Steward.

Besides the Library a bookstall, supplied by the firm of George Stilke, Berlin, will be found on board, where all the latest newspapers and publications, weekly and monthly magazines, souvenirs, etc., are on sale.

Letters and Telegrams. Only the purser is authorized to receive letters and telegrams for delivery in the next port of call. Several telegraph-codes will be found in his office.

Writing Paper, Envelopes and Telegraph Forms as well as a limited number of Souvenir Postal Cards will be supplied by the Saloon Steward.

Valuables or Money. — The Company is not responsible for theft if valuables or money are kept in the staterooms. The same should be placed in charge of the Purser for deposit in his safe, and a receipt will be given on the Company's form. As no charge is made for carriage, the Company can accept no responsibility for loss or damage, however arising, but Passengers can protect themselves by insurance.

Foreign Money. The Purser is prepared to exchange foreign money.

Wireless Telegraphy. The „Telefunken" station will receive messages for transmission to shore stations or passing ships at the time and rate stated on the bulletin board.

Amusements. A number of pastime games, such as shuffleboard, quoits, chess, dominoes, etc., are provided for on board.

Attendance. The Stewards have strict instructions to attend to the wants of Passengers in a prompt and courteous manner. Passengers are requested to bring any inattention to the notice of the Chief Steward, and if the complaint made is not promptly investigated, to report it to the Captain

Souvenir Postal Cards will be furnished to Passengers free of charge by the Purser or Chief Steward.

Source: SS Hamburg Passenger List - 14 September 1905

 

Information for Passengers - 29 August 1930

The New York Office of the Hamburg-Amerika Linie has made arrangements that mail addressed to passengers arriving in New York may be obtained at the principal exit on the upper floor of the Pier. This only applies to such letters, etc., that arrive too late to be delivered to passengers on board during their stay at the quarantine station.

Passengers are reminded that the porters on the New York piers are not allowed to ask for gratuities in consideration of the handling of passengers' baggage, they being paid sufficient wages for their services. If, nevertheless, any porter should demand payment for handling such baggage, passengers are requested to note the number plate on his cap and to report him to one of the uniformed policemen on the pier.

In order to assure quietness throughout the ship, passengers are respectfully requested not to use the promenade deck for promenading purposes during the hours between 11:00 pm and 7:00 am

On arrival in New York the "Landing card" attached to your ticket is to be handed to the Immigration Officer for endorsement. First-class passengers will receive the landing cards by the purser during the voyage.

Wireless advance bookings of Pullman, sleeping and parlor car accommodation for the journey from New York to places situated in the interior may be effected on board through the intermediary of the purser.

Baggage Insurance. Passengers who omitted, prior to the commencement of their passage, to insure their baggage against all or any risks can still do so, at moderate rates of premium and at favourable terms, upon application to the purser or baggage master on board.

Source: SS Hamburg Passenger List - - 15 March 1929

 

New York Mail for Passengers. The New York Oflice of the Hamburg-Amerika Linie has made arrangements that mail addressed to passengers arriving in New York may be obtained at the principal exit on the upper floor of the Pier. This only applies to such letters, etc., that arrive too late to be delivered to passengers on board during their stay at the quarantine station.

Landing Card. On arrival in New York the "landing card" attached to your ticket is to be handed to the Immigration Officer for endorsement. First-class passengers will receive the landing cards by the purser during the voyage.

New York Porter Service. Passengers are reminded that the porters consideration of the handling of passengers' baggage, they being paid sufficient wages for their services. If, nevertheless, any porter should demand payment for handling such baggage, passengers are requested to note the number plate on his cap and to report him to one of the uniformed policemen on the pier.

In addition, passengers are earnestly advised to direct their enquiries concerning baggage or passage matters exclusively to persons who, by their uniforms, are plainly seen to be Hapag employees. Failing this precaution, they expose themselves to the risk of being taken advantage of by unauthorized persons.

Passengers proceeding to interior Destinations.Wireless advance bookings of Pullman, sleeping and parlor car accommodation for the journey from New York to places situated in the interior may be effected on board through the intermediary of the Purser.

Sailing Permits for Non-Americans. Non-Americans (including visitors to the United States, who intend a temporary stay only) must obtain, prior to their departure from the United States, a Sailing Permit, which must be produced previous to going on board, when the final passage ticket is examined. Such Sailing Permits are issued at the Custom Mouse, Battery. New York.

Further information will be gladly given by the Mapag office, 39, Broadway, New York.

Imported Plants and Soil etc. Prohibited. The United States Department of Agriculture, Plant Quarantine and Control Administration, advises under "Notice of Quarantine No. 37," that plants, soil or other similar materials cannot be imported into the United States, either as souvenirs or in any other category.

TOURIST DEPARTMENT OF THE HAMBURG-AMERIKA LINIE

On the B-Deck of the SS HAMBURG

An Office of the Tourist Department has been established. This Office furnishes information to passengers concerning the sailings of the steamers, the railway services from port of ariival to the interior, the air service and all other arrangements of the Hamburg- Amerika Linie. It also provides information with regard to customhouse and passport arrangements and other matters which are of importance to travelers. At the Office tickets are issued for railroads and steamers to all parts of the world.

Source: SS Hamburg Passenger List - 29 August 1930

 

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