North German Lloyd Ephemera 1881-1900

The GG Archives has extensive holdings in North German Lloyd Ephemera from the 1880s through 1994. This Index covers the Years 1881-1900; the Collections include Passenger Lists, Steamship Tickets, Brochures, Menus, Periodicals, Books, Photographs, and Miscellaneous Other Ephemera.

Front Cover, SS Hohenzollern Passenger List - 20 April 1881

1881-04-20 SS Hohenzollern Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Steerage
  • Date of Departure: 20 April 1881
  • Route: Bremen to Baltimore
  • Commander: Captain R. Sander
Front of Prepaid Steerage Passage Contract from 1883

1883-02-17 Prepaid Steerage Ticket - German Immigrant Family

German immigrants traveled from Bremen to New York in the lowest class, steerage, paying the sum of $72 for the voyage on one of the Steamers of the North German Lloyd .

1885-06-03 SS Ems

1885-06-03 SS Ems Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin and Steerage
  • Date of Departure: 3 June 1885
  • Route: Bremen to New York
  • Commander: Captain W. Willigerod
1888-11-14 SS Lahn

1888-11-14 SS Lahn Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Steerage
  • Date of Departure: 14 November 1888
  • Route: Bremen to New York
  • Commander: Captain H. Hellmers
Front Cover of 1889 Brochure from North German Lloyd "Short Route to London via Southampton and the Continent."

1889 Brochure - North German Lloyd - Short Route to London

Brochure prepared by the New York Agents of the Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen Steamship Line in 1889 - The year of the Paris Exhibition. As a convenient pocket-size guide, the brochure provided a lot of useful information about the Norddeutcher Lloyd, their fleet and accommodations for First and Second Cabin passengers.

1890-01-01 SS Eider

1890-01-01 SS Eider Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 1 January 1890
  • Route: Bremen to New York
  • Commander: Captain H. Baur
1890-05-03 SS Werra

1890-05-03 SS Werra Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 3 May 1890
  • Route: Bremen for New York
  • Commander: Captain R. Bussius
Immigrant's Prepaid Passage Receipt from Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen 1891

1891-10-10 Prepaid Passage Receipt - 3rd Class - Bremen to New York

Beautifully engraved "Prepaid Passage Receipt" from the North German Lloyd. The passenger has to wait at home until the Norddeutscher Lloyd in Bremen sent him instructions and the required tickets and traveling papers.

1892-09-13 SS Havel

1892-09-13 SS Havel Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 13 September 1892
  • Route: Bremen to New York
  • Commander: Captain Th. Jüngst
1894-08-28 SS Lahn

1894-08-28 SS Lahn Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Steerage
  • Date of Departure: 28 August 1894
  • Route: Bremen to New York
  • Commander: Captain H. Hellmers
1894-12-14 SS Werra

1894-12-14 SS Werra Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 14 December 1894
  • Route: Naples to New York via Gibraltar
  • Commander: Captain G. Pohle
1895-09-07 SS Ems

1895-09-07 SS Ems Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Steerage
  • Date of Departure: 7 September 1895
  • Route: Bremen to New York
  • Commander: Captain W. Reimkasten
1896-06-30 SS Havel

1896-06-20 SS Havel Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 20 June 1896
  • Route: Bremen to New York via Southampton
  • Commander: Captain Th. Jüngst
1896-08-18 SS Lahn

1896-08-18 SS Lahn Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 18 August 1896
  • Route: Bremen to New York via Southampton
  • Commander: Captain H. Hellmers
1896-11-19 SS Werra

1896-11-19 SS Werra Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 19 November 1896
  • Route: Genoa to New York via Gibraltar
  • Commander: Captain C. Pohle
Front Cover, North German Lloyd Guide Through North America - 1898

1898 - North German Lloyd Guide Through North America

In presenting our book to the public, we beg to say, that our aim is to furnish a concise work of reference for the use of travelers in the United States, containing hints and directions, which, we trust, may prove serviceable to persons, whose time is limited; the more so, as all the hotels, linns etc., mentioned in our Guide, are perfectly reliable. This book includes the history of the North German Lloyd (Lavishly illustrated with numerious photographs).

Menu Card, Lahn-1900-06-15-LuncheonMenuCard

1900-06-15 SS Lahn Luncheon Menu Card

Vintage Luncheon Bill of Fare Card is for an unamed class of passengers for a 15 June 1900 Eastbound voyage featured Salmon ragoût, Roast mutton, and Saratoga chips.. Written in German and English.

Menu Card, SS Lahn Luncheon Bill of Fare Card - 20 June 1900

1900-06-20 SS Lahn Luncheon Menu Card

Luncheon Bill of Fare Card for a 20 June 1900 Eastbound voyage featured Codfish and Roast Beef. Written in German and English.

1900-08-30 SS Trave

1900-08-30 SS Trave Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 30 August 1900
  • Route: Cherbourg to New York
  • Commander: Captain H. Christoffers
1900-12-18 SS Kaiser Wilhelm II

1900-12-18 SS Kaiser Wilhelm II Passenger List

  • Class of Passengers: Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 18 December 1900
  • Route: New York to Genoa via Gibraltar and Naples
  • Commander: Captain D. Hoegemann

 

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