The Deutschland, an Ocean Liner of the Hamburg-American Line, ca. 1905


This photograph shows the Deutschland, a Hamburg-American ocean liner, at the company’s Hoboken piers. After Crown Prince Heinrich of Prussia, the younger brother of Kaiser Wilhelm II, concluded his celebrated trip to America in 1902, he sailed back to Germany on the Deutschland. Boas and other high-ranking company officials dined with the price on board the ship before his departure. Photograph by Detroit Publishing Co., ca. 1905.

Source and Copyright

Creator Detroit Publishing Co.
Medium Black and White Photograph
Source Library of Congress
Collection Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection
Number LC-D4-18450
Copyright Public Domain
Disclaimer Courtesy of the Library of Congress