The RMS Lusitania arrives in New York on the 13th of September, 1907.
At 9:05am on the 13th of September, 1907, the RMS Lusitania completed her maiden voyage from England.
The voyage from Liverpool, England via Ireland on what was then the world’s largest ocean liner had taken five days (and fifty-something minutes) to complete.
Promotional material for the ship’s first class dining room, alongside a photograph of the same scene.
The Lusitania stayed in New York for a week before departing again for England. During that time she was made available for tours.
New York, September 1907.
The ocean liner’s career would end when she was sunk by a German U-boat in the First World War, killing 1198 of the 1959 people on board.