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Title Album, photo view: Bremerhaven, Geestenunde, Lehe. (No date, circa 1900-1910.)
Object Name Album
Catalog Number 2014.044.0402
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Collection Theodore Conrad & Family Collection
Credit Gift of Doris Conrad Brown.
Scope & Content Bremerhaven, Geestenunde, Lehe. (No publisher or publication date, circa 1900-1910.)

Souvenir photo album with fifteen sepia-tone photogravures printed on a fan-folded paper; printed paper folder with decorative cover, 4-3/4" high x 6-5/16" wide. PDF on file.

Views of Bremerhaven (Bremen) and area with some that are heavily retouched.

Bremerhaven (Bremen), Germany, was the home port for the North German Lloyd Steamship Co. These ocean liners usually traveled the North Atlantic route and docked at North German Lloyd's American home port, Hoboken.

Bremen was an important port of departure for many East European immigrants who arrived in Hoboken on their way to be processed at Ellis Island. Bremen was also the ancestral home or part of the homeland for a great many Hoboken residents who were from Germany.
emigration / immigration / transportation / transatlantic

Date 1900-1910
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1910
Caption 01 Front Cover
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