S.S. Andrea Doria 1953-1956


The launch of the Andrea Doria, June 16, 1951. 

A stern view of the liner fitting out.

The Doria's boilers being lit for the first time.

A great shot from the top of a shipyard crane.

Belching smoke, the Doria departs on one of her eastbound voyages.


With all of her starboard lifeboats gone, the Doria lies abandoned. 

Members of the American shipping board examine Stockholm before repairs are begun.


All images courtesy of the Eric Sauder Collection unless otherwise noted.



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