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The SS Europa (later SS Liberté)

The SS Europa (later SS Liberté)

Post card from my mother's 1938 voyage to USA. Back Says: From Bremer[haven] to NY in 5 1/2 days.

From Wikipedia: The SS Europa (later SS Liberté) was a 1929 German built ocean liner constructed for the Norddeutsche Lloyd line (NDL) to work the transatlantic sea route. She and her sister ship, the

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What a great shot! Seeing this, you can tell that ocean liners were a big deal back in those days- anything that large was bound to be a major attraction, especially if it could move people around at amazing speed.
 

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Just for the record, the port is Bremerhaven as the postcard says, not Bremen! The two cities are about 55 Kilometers apart.
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Hi Flievertz, great photo ......... may I copy please to email to a friend now retired from HAPAG & living near Bremen. Thanks, Neil
 

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