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Title Passenger list: S.S. Obdam, Holland America Line, Rotterdam to New-York via Boulogne sur mer, Wed., Nov. 11, 1896.
Object Name List, Passenger
Catalog Number 2014.046.0011
Collection Holland-America Line Memorabilia Collection
Credit Adriaan P.L Roggeveen Collection. Gift of Robert Roggeveen.
Scope & Content Passenger list: S.S. Obdam, Netherlands-American Steam Navigation Company [Holland America Line], Rotterdam to New-York via Boulogne sur mer, Wednesday, November 11, 1896.

Single folio, 4-1/2" x 7" high, chromolithographed front cover, [4] pp. See notes for list of passengers and staff.

Provenance: Collection of Adriaan P.L. Roggeveen.
He was the former Operations Manager of Holland America operations in Hoboken, retiring in 1953 and living on the New Jersey coast.

His father, Adriaan Roggeveen, was commander (captain) of this ship, 3,245 tons, which did not carry a large number of passengers.

Holland America Line was then called Netherlands-American Steam Navigation Company as on cover. The New York destination was Hoboken which was its American home port.

New York was hypenated in this publication.
Notes Archives 2014.046.0011


Netherlands-American Steam Navigation Company [Holland America Line], Rotterdam - Amsterdam to New York via Boulogne sur mer.


On board
S.S. “ OBDAM ”,
A. ROGGEVEEN, Commander.


Mr. David Baird.

*Mrs. Brun.

Dr. Nottrott.

Mr. C. E. Rees.

Mr. Louis A. Ziegler.

Mrs. A. Boekhorst.

Mr. Seb. Braitsch.

Miss Magda. Erth.

Miss Catha. Franck.

Miss Walburga Graml.


Miss Rosalie Hecht.

Miss Mathilde Kahn.

Mrs. Lucinda A. Luchsinger.

Miss Catharina A. Luchsinger.

Mr. P. A. G. Messchaert.

Miss Maria Nothas.

Miss Katharina Reissmann.

Miss Maria Sailer.

Mrs. Louise Schuster
and Infant.

Miss Georgia Schuster.

Miss Helena Stadlmeier.

* Embark at Boulogne-sur-Mer.

Van den Heuvel, Chief-Officer.

Van Steenwyk, Chief-Engineer.Nall, Physician.

Van Houwelingen, Purser.Ensink, Chief-Steward.

People Roggeveen, Adriaan
Date 1896
Year Range from 1896
Year Range to 1896
Search Terms Holland America Line
S.S. Obdam
Caption pp [1+4]
Imagefile 277\20140460011.TIF
Classification Ships
Business & Commerce