Find 2,595,792 records of the Holland-America Line between the years 1900 and 1969.
The Holland America Line was a passenger and shipping line that brought thousands of passengers between the Netherlands and North America. Not just the Netherlands!
For instance, in June 1954 the Ryndam sailed from Rotterdam to New York, via Le Havre and Southampton. Some entries show the fare was paid in pounds sterling.
Records, in Dutch, typically include the name of the passenger, date and place of departure, place of arrival, the name of the ship, and the place that the travel was booked from. Additional information on the linked images includes the cost of the ticket.
The records in this collection were made public by the Rotterdam City Archives.