Holland-America Line
(Holland-Amerika Lijn - NASM - Nederlandsch-Amerikaansche Stoomvaart Mij.)

Netherlands

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Sailings June-December 1892
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Spaarndam
Veendam
Maasdam
Amsterdam
Werkendam
Obdam
Rotterdam, Boulogne, New York
Rotterdam
Dubbeldam
Didam
Typical voyages:
Amsterdam, New York

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Sailings February-November 1902 (issued February 18, 1902)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Rotterdam
Statendam
Noordam
(includes maiden voyage)
Ryndam
Potsdam
Rotterdam, Boulogne-sur-Mer, New York
Amsterdam
Maasdam
Rotterdam, Boulogne-sur-Mer, New York.
Boulogne-sur-Mer omitted on return voyages in February.

(A few voyages in February-April.)

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Sailings August-December 1914 (issued August 1914)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Rotterdam
Nieuw Amsterdam
Noordam
Ryndam
Potsdam
Rotterdam, New York

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Sailings April 1925-February 1926 (issued May 1925)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Spaarndam
Maasdam
Edam
Leerdam
Rotterdam, Antwerp (most voyages), Boulogne-sur-Mer, Bilbao, Santander, Gijón (April-July only), La Coruña, Vigo, Havana, Vera Cruz, Tampico.
Return voyages: New Orleans, Vera Cruz, Havana, Vigo, La Coruña, Santander (May-August only), Rotterdam.
Veendam Rotterdam, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Southampton, Santander, La Coruña, Vigo, Havana, Vera Cruz, Tampico.
Return voyage: Tampico, Vera Cruz, Havana, New York, Rotterdam.

(One return sailing only.)

Sailings May-November 1925 (issued May 1925)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Rotterdam
Nieuw Amsterdam
Veendam
Volendam
Ryndam
Rotterdam, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Southampton, Halifax, New York.
Return voyages: New York, Plymouth, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Rotterdam.

Sailings January-December 1933 (issued January 1, 1933) for:
Statendam, Rotterdam, Volendam, Veendam

Ports of call:
New York, Plymouth, Southampton, Boulogne, Rotterdam
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Holland-America Line/Royal Mail Lines
Sailings June 1937-March 1938
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Holland-America Line:
Damsterdyk
Delftdyk

Royal Mail Lines:
Lochmonar
Rotterdam, London, Swansea, Curaçao, Puerto Colombia, Cristobal, Guayaquil, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Victoria, Vancouver.
Return voyages: Vancouver, Seattle, Tacoma, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Cristobal, Liverpool, Glasgow, London, Rotterdam.
Holland-America Line:
Dinteldyk
Drechtdyk

Royal Mail Lines:
Lochkatrine
Lochgoil
Rotterdam, London, Bermuda, Jamaica, Puerto Colombia, Cristobal, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Victoria, Vancouver.
Return voyages: Vancouver, Seattle, Tacoma, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Cristobal, Liverpool, Glasgow (Dinteldyk on one voyage only), London, Rotterdam.


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Sailings August 1938-May 1939 (issued August 15, 1938) for:
Nieuw Amsterdam, Statendam, Rotterdam, Volendam, Veendam, Noordam, Zaandam

Ports of call:
New York, Plymouth, Southampton, Boulogne, Rotterdam

Sailings June 1939-April 1940 (issued June 15, 1939) for:
Nieuw Amsterdam, Statendam, Volendam, Veendam, Noordam, Zaandam (Holland-America Line);
Pennland, Westernland (Red Star Line)

Ports of call:
New York, Plymouth, Southampton, Boulogne, Antwerp, Rotterdam

Sailings January-November 1948 (issued January 15, 1948) for:
Nieuw Amsterdam, Veendam, Noordam, Westerdam

Ports of call:
New York, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam

Sailings July 1959-September 1960 (issued July 14, 1959) for:
Rotterdam, Nieuw Amsterdam, Statendam, Maasdam, Ryndam, Noordam, Westerdam

Ports of call:
New York, Galway, Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam;
Montreal, Quebec, Halifax, Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam

Sailings September 1963-December 1964 (issued September 1, 1963) for:
Rotterdam, Nieuw Amsterdam, Statendam, Maasdam, Ryndam, Westerdam

Ports of call:
New York, Galway, Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam, Bremerhaven;
Montreal, Quebec, Halifax, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam
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See the archives section for more brochures of Holland-America Line and Red Star Line.
See also the shipping in 1971 section.

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See also North German Lloyd.

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Holland-America Line fleet information, history etc. on the following website:

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Holland-America Line - The Unofficial Homepage has a comprehensive history of the line with many photos and other illustrations.

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Great Ships website shows postcards of many old liners and also has brief histories.
See the Index of Ships page. (See "Holland America Line" section.)

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This page last updated December 6, 2009.