The Hamburg was a steamer of the Albert Ballin class. This photo appears in an old brochure titled: &quot;Hamburg-Amerika Linie - In der ersten Klasse von Hamburg nach New York&quot;. This brochure also contains great pictures of life on board. It not only deals with the Hamburg and Albert B
The German passenger liner Hansa seen here approaching the port of Hamburg in the late 1930's.
The Hansa (20,815 grt/11,949 nrt) was launched on Dec. 16th, 1922 by Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, yard number 403, and originally named Albert Ballin, after the director of the HAPAG. The vessel was completed i
The German passenger/cargo liner ALBERT BALLIN. 183m/ 20.815gt/twin screw/16 knots/1.650 passengers; 16/06/1923 completed by Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, for Hamburg Amerika Linie Hapag, Hamburg; 05/07/1923 sailed from Hamburg for New York via Southampton on her maiden voyage; 1929 re-engined to increas