Adolph Woermann

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Deutsch: Adolph Woermann (* 10. Dezember 1847 in Hamburg; † 4. Mai 1910 auf dem Grönwohld-Hof bei Trittau) war ein Hamburger Übersee-Kaufmann, Reeder und Politiker, der maßgeblich an der Einrichtung der deutschen Kolonien in Afrika beteiligt war.
English: Adolph Woermann (* 10 December 1847 in Hamburg, Germany; † 4. Mai 1910 near Trittau, Germany) was a German overseas merchant, shipping compnay owner and politician, who contributed considerably to the establishment of German colonies in Africa.

Link to further pictures[edit]

Further pictures - of ships of the Woermann Line and the DOAL as well as of buildings of the African branches of the Woermann company - can be found at

  • Picture Archive of the German Colonial Society in the University Library Frankfurt/Main (Germany) [Bildarchiv der Deutschen Kolonialgesellschaft in der Universitätsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main]: http://www.ub.bildarchiv-dkg.uni-frankfurt.de/ (copyright of most pictures has expired)