Images in Migration

Dan Aaron, his younger brother Franz, and their father Albert Aaron on the ship “Königstein” en route to America, 1937

Aaron, Dan, his younger brother Franz, and their father Albert Aaron on the ship “Königstein” en route to America, 1937

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Abschied der Auswanderer (emigrants‘ farewell), painting by Antoine Volkmar, 1860

Abschied der Auswanderer (emigrants‘ farewell), painting by Antoine Volkmar, 1860

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Albert Ballin, ca 1915-1920

Ballin, Albert, ca 1915-1920

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Charlotte Cramer Samuels and Donald Samuels, aboard the S.S. Reliance en route from Hamburg to New York, October 1924

Cramer Samuels, Charlotte and Donald Samuels, aboard the S.S. Reliance en route from Hamburg to New York, October 1924

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Crowd in front of the Palestine & Orient Lloyd travel office, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Jan. 1939

Crowd in front of the Palestine & Orient Lloyd travel office, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Jan. 1939

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Drawing of German emigrants aboard the ship “Samuel Hop” bound for America, circa 1850

Drawing of German emigrants aboard the ship “Samuel Hop” bound for America, circa 1850

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German Emigrants Embark on a Hamburg Steamship Bound for New York, 1874

German Emigrants Embark on a Hamburg Steamship Bound for New York, 1874

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Hotel Cecil and the Hotel Savoy with Cleopatra's Needle and the embankment along the Thames River, London, England, ca. 1901

Hotel Cecil and the Hotel Savoy with Cleopatra's Needle and the embankment along the Thames River, London, England, ca. 1901

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Immigrants arriving at Castle Garden, New York City, 1866

Immigrants arriving at Castle Garden, New York City, 1866

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Michael, Daniel, and Benjamin Jesselson in Neckarbischofsheim

Jesselson, Michael, Daniel, and Benjamin in Neckarbischofsheim

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Jewish emigrés aboard the Rhakotis

Jewish emigrés aboard the Rhakotis

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Jewish family's possessions boxed up for shipping to the United States, 1939

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Christian Luis Mannhardt portrait, 1804

Mannhardt, Christian Luis portrait, 1804

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Poles and Russians Immigrating to America, ca. 1905

Poles and Russians Immigrating to America, ca. 1905

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The Simon family in New York en route to San Francisco after fleeing Germany, November 1938

Simon family in New York en route to San Francisco after fleeing Germany, November 1938

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Sketch of immigrants on deck of the steamer

Sketch of immigrants on deck of the steamer "Germanic," ca. 1887

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Marcus Spiegel Portrait

Spiegel, Marcus Portrait

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The steamship “Deutschland” broke the record set by “Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse” for fastest crossing time

Steamship “Deutschland” broke the record set by “Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse” for fastest crossing time

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TSS Statendam, the ship with which Otto Bettmann arrived in the United States in 1935

TSS Statendam, the ship with which Otto Bettmann arrived in the United States in 1935

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