This site would not have been possible without information
and help from the following resources. Many of these links take you
directly to a particular reference to the Berlin or the Gripsholm and
not necessarily the main site home page, use each sites links to view
MS Berlin http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MS_Berlin_(1925)
Part of a larger comprehensive site on the Swedish American Line, the
Berlin's original owners. This page focuses on the Gripsholm as she
was known before being sold and renamed the Berlin by NDL in 1954.
The Gripsholm: SAL tribute site
MS Gripsholm (in Swedish)
Norddeutscher Lloyd merged with the Hamburg-America Packet Company (HAPAG)
Cabin Class Collectibles
Ocean Liner Memorabilia from the Great Steamships of the 20th Century.
New Steamship Consultants
New Steamship Consultants claim to be the world's largest dealer of
original ocean liner memorabilia.
When Hapag and Norddeutscher Lloyd merged in 1970 the historical archive
was handed over to Deutsches Schiffahrtsmuseum, Bremerhaven. This is
a private-public foundation, which stores much information from German
Aft link library
The links page from the above SAL site contains links to various references
of the Gripsholm's history including its time as a repatriation ship
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites
An index page for 'Ships, Passenger Lists and Immigration'. A possible
point of further research into the Berlin's history.