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Vintage Brochure - Hamburg American Line - Book of Photographs - 1908

Nordland Fahrten (Northland Trips)

Rare book from the Hamburg-Amerika Line with over 150 pages of photographs of their steamships, exterior and interior views, decks, and the fjords, villages and scenery of Norway. The book measures 12 3/8" by 10" and is entitled "Hamburg-Amerika Linie Nordland=Fahrten." The covers are alligator like leather. Gold lettering and a gold medallion of a ship appear on the front cover.

A priceless photographic record of the Fleet of the Hamburg-American Line and the Cities, Towns, Fjords of Norway. Excellent photographic quality of these prints makes this an exceptional collection of the Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives.

Note: There are a total of 159 photographs that comprise this collection.

High Resolution Images are Available. See Ordering Information for Pricing Details.

The Photographs are organized by General Topics or Subjects

Photographs of the S.S. Blücher (1902)

To Norway, The North Cape And Spitzbergen.
By the S. S. “Bluecher,” from Hamburg, July 4th, including Hoivarde, Odde, Molde, Naes, Trondhjem, Tromsoe, Hammerfest, North Cape, Bell Sound (Spitzbergen), Advent Bay, Digermulen, Maraak, Dordal (Gudvangen), Bergen. Duration, 22 days. Cost, including stateroom accommodations and meals, $125 and upward. Cost of shore excursion, $15.00 per person.

Photo 001: Blücher, Abfahrt von Cuxhaven / Departure from Cuxhaven Photo 002: Blücher, Damensalon / Ladies Salon Photo 003: Blücher, Musiksalon / Music Salon Photo 004: Blücher, Lichtschacht / Light Shaft Photo 005: Blücher, Speisesalon / A Dining Salon

Photo 001: Blücher, Abfahrt von Cuxhaven / Departure from Cuxhaven

22.56 x 16.88 cm

Photo 002: Blücher, Damensalon / Ladies Salon

22.23 x 16.71 cm

Photo 003: Blücher, Musiksalon / Music Salon

22.4 x 16.77 cm

Photo 004: Blücher, Lichtschacht / Light Shaft

22.57 x 16.76 cm

Photo 005: Blücher, Speisesalon / A Dining Salon

22.56 x 16.76 cm

Photo 006: Blücher, Der Grillraum / The Grill Room Photo 007: Blücher, Im Grillraum / The Grill Room Photo 038: Blücher, Im Hardangerfjord / In Hardangerfjord Photo 049: Blücher vor Drontheim / at Trondhjem - View of Harbor Photo 076: Blücher im Bellsund / at Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen

Photo 006: Blücher, Der Grillraum / The Grill Room

22.5 x 16.81 cm

Photo 007: Blücher, Im Grillraum / The Grill Room

22.46 x 16.83 cm

Photo 038: Blücher, Im Hardangerfjord / In Hardangerfjord

22.51 x 16.78 cm

Photo 049: Blücher vor Drontheim / at Trondhjem - View of Harbor

22.51 x 16.81 cm

Photo 076: Blücher im Bellsund / at Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen

22.48 x 16.81 cm

Photo 077: Blücher im Bellsund / at Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen - Passengers Loading onto Tender. The women on the left foreground appears to be hold a ticket. Photo 078: Blücher in der Advent-Bay / Blücher in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen. Photo 081: Blücher in der Advent-Bay / Blücher in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen. Photo 083: Blücher in der Advent Bay / Blücher in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen. Photo 086: Blücher im Raftsund (Digermulen) / Blücher in Raftsund, Lofoten, Digermulen, Norway

Photo 077: Blücher im Bellsund / at Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen - Passengers Loading onto Tender. The women on the left foreground appears to be hold a ticket.

22.56 x 16.83 cm

Photo 078: Blücher in der Advent-Bay / Blücher in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen.

Passengers awaiting to board tender at the dock.

22.46 x 16.88 cm

Photo 081: Blücher in der Advent-Bay / Blücher in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen.

Passengers awaiting to board tender at the dock.

22.51 x 16.73 cm

Photo 083: Blücher in der Advent Bay / Blücher in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen.

22.42 x 16.78 cm

Photo 086: Blücher im Raftsund (Digermulen) / Blücher in Raftsund, Lofoten, Digermulen, Norway

22.46 x 16.68 cm

Photo 092: Blücher im Geirangerfjord / Blücher in Geirangerfjord (Geirangerfjorden), Møre og Romsdal, Norway Photo 093: Blücher im Geirangerfjord / Blücher in Geirangerfjord shown with unidentified coastal steamer Photo 116: Blücher - Passagiere am Näröfjord bei Gudvangen / Passengers for the S.S. Blücher on Nærøyfjorden at Gudvangen  

Photo 092: Blücher im Geirangerfjord / Blücher in Geirangerfjord (Geiranger-
fjorden), Møre og Romsdal, Norway

22.61 x 16.86 cm

Photo 093: Blücher im Geirangerfjord / Blücher in Geirangerfjord shown with unidentified coastal steamer (the one-funnel steamship on the right).

16.81 x 22.61 cm

Photo 116: Blücher - Passagiere am Näröfjord bei Gudvangen / Passengers for the S.S. Blücher on Nærøyfjorden at Gudvangen

22.52 x 16.78 cm

 

Photographs of the S.S. Prinzessin Victoria Luise (1900)

Photo 008: S.S. Prinzessin Victoria Luise (1900) Photo 009: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Rauchsalon / Smoke Shop Photo 010: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Konversationssalon / Conversation Salon Photo 011: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Konversationssalon / Conversation Salon Photo 012: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Konversationssalon / Conversation Salon

Photo 008: S.S. Prinzessin Victoria Luise (1900)

22.52 x 16.7 cm

Photo 009: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Rauchsalon / Smoking Room

22.36 x 16.83 cm

Photo 010: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Konversations
-salon / Conversation Salon

22.51 x 16.78 cm

Photo 011: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Konversations
-salon / Conversation Salon

22.57 x 16.76 cm

Photo 012: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Konversations
-salon / Conversation Salon

22.56 x 16.83 cm

Photo 013: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Turnsaal / Gym Photo 014: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Innerer Promenadenraum / Inner promenade space Photo 027: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Odde / at Odda Fjord Photo 030: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Odde / at Odda Photo 040: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Molde / at Molde

Photo 013: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Turnsaal / Gym

22.51 x 16.83 cm

Photo 014: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, Innerer Promenaden-
raum / Inner promenade space

22.46 x 16.76 cm

Photo 027: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Odde / at Odda Fjord

15.1 x 10.43 cm

Photo 030: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Odde / at Odda

22.41 x 16.88 cm

Photo 040: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Molde / at Molde

22.51 x 16.78 cm

Photo 044: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Naes (Romsdal) Photo 057: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Tromsoe / at Tromsø Photo 129: Prinzessin Victoria Luise vor Bergen / At Bergen with tenders along side. Photo 130: Prinzessin Victoria Luise vor Bergen / View of the S.S. Prinzessin Victoria Luise from the shore with two women and 8 children in the foreground. Photo 147: Prinzessin Victoria Luise vor Balholmen / At Balholm

Photo 044: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Naes (Romsdal)

22.51 x 16.73 cm

Photo 057: Prinzessin Victoria Luise, vor Tromsoe / at Tromsø

Passengers on deck viewing passing steamship

22.46 x 16.87 cm

Photo 129: Prinzessin Victoria Luise vor Bergen / At Bergen with tenders along side.

22.41 x 16.73 cm

Photo 130: Prinzessin Victoria Luise vor Bergen / View of the S.S. Prinzessin Victoria Luise from the shore with two women and 8 children in the foreground.

22.41 x 16.75 cm

Photo 147: Prinzessin Victoria Luise vor Balholmen / At Balholm

22.36 x 16.73 cm

 

Photo 155: Bootsmanöver Auf Der Prinzessin Victoria Luise / The boat maneuvers on Princess Victoria Luise

16.73 x 22.31 cm

Photo 156: Bootsmanöver Auf Der Prinzessin Victoria Luise / The boat maneuvers on Princess Victoria Luise

16.78 x 22.51 cm

S.S. Oceana (1905)

To Scotland, Orkney and Faroe Isles, Iceland, Spitzbergen and Norway.
By the specially equipped cruising steamer “Oceana,” leaving Hamburg July 6th, including Edinburgh, Orkney Islands (Kirkwall), Faroe Islands (Thorshavn), Iceland (Reykjavik, Sneefells-Jökull (Glacier), Staalbierg, Isasjord, Evjafjork, Akreyri), Spitzbergen (Advent Bay, Bell Sound), North Cape, Hammerfest, Tromsoe, Digermulen, Maraak, Gudvangen, Bergen, Hamburg. Duration, 24 days. Cost, $137.50 and upward, including stateroom accommodations and meals. Cost of shore excursions, $37.50 per person

  • Photo 015: S.S. Oceana
  • Photo 016: Oceana - Teil des oberen Speisesaales / Part of the Upper Dining Hall
  • Photo 017: Oceana - Lichtschacht / Light Shaft
  • Photo 018: Oceana - Turnsaal / Gym

S.S. Meteor (1904)

Five Short Norway Cruises, By the Twin-Screw S. S. “Meteor,” from Hamburg, June 18th, July 3d and 18th, August 3d and 18th, for Odde, Bergen, Gudvangen, Balholmen, Molde, Naes, Trondhjem, Maraak, Hellesylt, Oie, Loen, Bergen and back to Hamburg. Duration of each trip about 13 days. Cost, including stateroom accommodations and meals, $62.50 upward. Cost of shore excursions, $12.50 per person.

  • Photo 019: Meteor auf Hoher See / On the High Seas
  • Photo 020: Meteor auf dem Promendendeck / On the Promenade Deck
  • Photo 021: Meteor, Gesellschaftszimmer / Meeting Room
  • Photo 022: Meteor, Speisesalon / Dining Salon
  • Photo 023: Meteor, Rauchsalon / Smoking Room
  • Photo 048: Meteor, vor Naes / At Naes
  • Photo 087: Mereor vor Aalesund / Mereor at the sea port of Aalesund, Møre og Romsdal, Norway
  • Photo 088: Meteor vor Aalesund / A crowd gatheres at the pier watching the S.S. Meteror
  • Photo 089: Meteor vor Aalesund / Another view of the Meteor looking towards the shoreline at Aalesund.
  • Photo 094: Meteor vor Merok / Passengers being taken abord the tender with the S.S. Meteor in the background at the village of Merok, Geiranger Fjord, Norway.
  • Photo 095: Meteor im Geirangerfjord / Meteor in Geiranger Fjord with view of Stave Church in the foreground.
  • Photo 096: Meteor im Geirangerfjord / Meteor in Geiranger Fjordview of immigrants and toruist passengers on deck. Incredibly detailed photograph of its day.
  • Photo 103: MeteorPhoto 113: Meteor im Näröfjord / S.S. Meteor in Naerofjord near Gudvangen, Sognefjord, Norway vor Merok / The S.S. Meteor anchored in the Fjord at the Village of Merok.
  • Photo 127: Meteor vor Bergen / S.S. Meteor at Bergen
  • Photo 128 Meteor vor Bergen / View of the S.S. Meteor and Two well-dressed women on the pier in Bergen, Norway.

S.S. Auguste Victoria (1881)

  • Photo 069: AugustPhoto 091: Merok, Auguste Victoria im Geirangerfjord / Auguste Victoria in Merok, Geiranger Fjord, Norway - A tender is arriving with load of passengers.e Victoria im Bellsund, Spitzbergen / Auguste Victoria in Bell Sund, Spitsbergen
  • Photo 072: Auguste Victoria im Bellsund / Auguste Victoria in Bell Sund
  • Photo 079: Auguste Victoria in der Advent-Bay / Auguste Victoria in the Advent Bay, Spitsbergen
  • Photo 109: Auguste Victoria an der Norwegischen Küste / Auguste Victoria on the Norwegian coast - two Norwegian peasant girls in foreground.

Odde (Hardanger) - Odda - Hardanger - Hardangerfjord - Norway

  • Photo 024: Odda (Hardanger)
  • Photo 025: Odde / Odda Norge
  • Photo 026: Landstrasse bei Odde / Country road at Odda
  • Photo 028: Odde, Hotelgrouppe / Hotel Group at Odda
  • Photo 029: Hotels in Odde / Odda Norway
  • Photo 031: Auf dem Wege nach dem Lotefos bei Odde / On the way to the Lotefos at Odde
  • Photo 032: Strasse in Odde / Street in Odda
  • Photo 033: Odde am Hardanger / Odda on Hardanger
  • Photo 034: Odde, Strasse nach den Lotefos-Fällen / Odde, the road to Lotefos Waterfalls
  • Photo 035: Odde, Hardanger - View shows Grand Hotel at Odda

Hardanger, Norway

  • Photo 036: Buarbrae-Gletscher (Hardanger) / Buarbrae Glacier
  • Photo 037: Buarbrae-Gletscher (Hardanger) / Buarbrae Glacier

Molde, Norway

  • Photo 039: Molde, Norway (View of Ship in Harbor)
  • Photo 041: Geschäftsstrasse in Molde / Annual Road in Molde

Naes (Romsdal)

  • Photo 042: Naes (View of Ship in Harbor)
  • Photo 043: Naes (View of Harbor, Rowboats and larger Steamship)
  • Photo 045: Naes (Romsdal)
  • Photo 046: Romsdal bei Naes / Romsdal at Naes
  • Photo 047: Morgenstimmung in Romsdalhorn / Tomorrow Mood in Romsdal Horn

Drontheim / Trondhjem Norway

  • Photo 051: Drontheim / Trondhjem - View of Nidelva River
  • Photo 052: Drontheim, Munkegaden / Trondhjem, Munkegaden (Munkegade)
  • Photo 053: Fischmarkt in Drontheim / Fishmarket in Trondhjem at Munkegata, Ravnkloa by the Trondhjem Fjord
  • Photo 054: Am Lerfos bei Drontheim / On Lerfos at Trondhjem
  • Photo 055: Drontheim, Der obere Lerfos / The Upper Lerfos near Trondhjem
  • Photo 056: Unterer Lerfos / Lower Lerfos

Tromsoe / Tromsø, Norway

  • Photo 058: Tromsoe bei der Mitternachissonne aufgenommen / Tromsø in the midnight sun recorded
  • Photo 059: Tromsoe / Tromsø, Norway - A View of the Harbor
  • Photo 060: Tromsoe, Strassenbild / Road Image of Tromsø, Norway

Hammerfest, Norway

  • Photo 061: Hammerfest Harbor
  • Photo 062: The Town of Hammerfest
  • Photo 063: A Band Concert at the Pier at Hammerfest Harbor
  • Photo 064: Hammerfest, Meridiansäule / Meridian column
  • Photo 065: Hammerfest, Meridiansäule / Meridian column
  • Photo 066: Am Quai in Hammerfest / At the Quai in Hammerfest

Spitzbergen (Spitsbergen), Norway

  • Photo 070: Im Bellsund, Spitzbergen / In Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen with view of two steamships in the background.
  • Photo 071: Bellsund, Spitzbergen / Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen - Passengers boarding tender.
  • Photo 073: Bellsund, Spitzbergen / Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen - Passengers boarding tender.
  • Photo 074: Bellsund, Spitzbergen / Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen
  • Photo 075: Gletscher - Partie am Bellsund / Glacier - View at Bellsund Fjord, Spitsbergen
  • Photo 080: Advent-Bay, Spitzbergen, Gräber der Schiffbrüchigen / Advent Bay, Spitsbergen, graves of shipwrecked
  • Photo 082: Advent-Bay, Spitzbergen / Advent Bay, Spitsbergen
  • Photo 084: An der Advent-Bay, Spitzbergen / At the advent Bay, Spitsbergen

Geirangerfjord / The Geiranger Fjord (The Geirangerfjord) in Ålesund, Norway

  • Photo 097: Merok, Geirangerfjord / View of a coastal steamer at the village of Merok in Geiranger Fjord, Norway.
  • Photo 098: Geirangerfjord, Die Sieben Schwestern / Geiranger Fjord, The Seven Sisters waterfalls located a few kilometers from the village of Gieranger.
  • Photo 099: Merok, Geirangerfjord / View of the Fjord and coastal steamer from the village of Merok in Geiranger Fjord, Norway.
  • Photo 100: Landstrasse bei Merok / Country road at the village of Merok
  • Photo 101: Merok / View of Merok and the Fjord
  • Photo 102: Merok / View of the village of Merok as seen from across the Fjord
  • Photo 104: Auf dem Wege zum Hotel Udsigten bei Merok / On the way to the hotel Udsigten at Merok
  • Photo 105: Hotel Udsigten in Merok - View of the hotel guest relaxing on the front porch.
  • Photo 106: Hotel Udsigten in Merok - The hotel is located high in the hills near the top center of the photograph.
  • Photo 107: Wasserfall beim Hotel Udsigten bei Merok / Waterfall at the hotel Udsigten at Merok

Gudvangen in inner Nærøyfjorden, Arland municipality, Norway

  • Photo 108: Gudvangen - A scene of the fjord and village of Gudvangen in inner Nærøyfjorden, Arland municipality, Norway
  • Photo 110: Gudvangen - View of the Village - The Viking Hotel and Café is at the center of the photograph.
  • Photo 111: Gudvangen - Scene of the Viking Hotel and Café showing a women dressed in traditional Norwegian costume or Bunad.
  • Photo 112: Unter einem Felsvorsprung bei Gudvangen / View from a rocky outcrop at Gudvangen
  • Photo 114: Ruderübungen im Näröfjord bei Gudvangen / Rowing exercises in Nærøyfjorden at Gudvangen
  • Photo 115: Am Näröfjord bei Gudvangen / View of road on Nærøyfjorden showing Fjording or Norwegian Fjord Horse pulling a two-wheeled buggie known as the Stolkjaerre
  • Photo 117: Im Näröfjord bei Gudvangen / View of a Norwegian Coastal Steamer in the Nærøyfjorden near Gudvangen, Norway.
  • Photo 118: Norwegerin am Näröfjord / Norwegian at Nærøyfjorden wearing a traditional Norwegian Costume or Bunad.
  • Photo 119: Närötal bei Gudvangen - Mineral formations near Gudvangen
  • Photo 120: Abfahrt von Gudvangen nach Stalheim / Departure from Gudvangen after Stalheim showing much traffic - all horse drawn vehicles.

 

Voss Municipality, Norway including the villages of Stalheim and Vossevangen in Hordaland, Norway.

  • Photo 121: Auf dem Wege nach Stalheim / On the way to Stalheim
  • Photo 122: Närötal mit Hotel Stalheim / View of the Hotel Stalheim at Närötal
  • Photo 123: Hotel Stalheim bei Vossevangen / Another view of the Hotel Stalheim at Vossevangen

Bergen

  • Photo 124: Gesamtanansicht von Bergen
  • Photo 125: Bergen Fischmarkt
  • Photo 126: Bergen Fischmarkt
  • Photo 131: In der Umgegend von Bergen
  • Photo 132: In der Umgegend von Bergen
  • Photo 133: Nestun bei Bergen

Hellesylt

 

 

  • Photo 067: Nordkap bei der Mitternachtssonne / North Cape in the midnight sun
  • Photo 068: Die Bäreninsel / The Bear Island
  • Photo 085: Digermulen Lofoten, Norway
  • Photo 090: Seiner Majestät Yacht Hohenzollern vor Laerdalsöerne / His Majesty yacht Hohenzollern before Laerdalsöerne. The German Emperor's Yacht, SMY Hohenzollern is pictured on the right and 2 o'clock.
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