Purchase a Ship Image
Commemorate a loved one’s immigration to Canada with a personalized ship photo from the Museum’s collection.
Ship images cost $20, which includes taxes and ground shipping within Canada. To ship to the United States, it costs $25. Ship images are 8 by 11 inches and are in a clip frame with a personalized caption.
How to order your ship photo:
1. Provide your photo caption in the language you wish it to be produced. All languages welcome. Photo caption examples:
Peter and Margaret Smith, with their children Alexander, Martha and James, arrived at in St. John, New Brunswick on December 2, 1951 aboard the Ile de France.
The Vander Molen Family January 21, 1961 Groote Beer.
Natale Luzi ha emigrato dall' Italia da Napoli 19 Gennaio 1955 e arrivato a Halifax Nuova Scozia 31 Gennaio 1955 a bordo la nave La Saturnia.
Irma Klassen arrived in Montreal, Quebec in November 1956 aboard the Arosa Sun.
Please note: It is the responsibility of the purchaser to provide landing date and ship name for persons arriving after 1935 for the personalized caption. The Museum does not have access to immigration records, manifest or passenger lists for persons arriving after 1935 under the Privacy Act of Canada. We will not be able to advise you on which ship or date someone arrived if they entered Canada after 1935.
2. Below you will find the ship images arranged alphabetically. When you click on an image, the name will appear. When ordering be sure to include the full name (i.e. baltic B (1904-1933)).
3. To place your order, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call toll free 1-855-526-4721 ext. 224 with your caption and the full name of ship. You will be contacted to make payment arrangements. If payment is by cheque, please make payable to “Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21”