Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Finding Passengers Ship Lists

Morton Allan Directory of European Passenger Steamship Arrivals
GEN 929.373 MORT

This work contains the names and dates of ships arriving at:

New York 1890-1930

Philadelphia 1904-1926

Boston 1904-1926

Baltimore 1904-192

The book is organized by year, then by alphabetical listing of each steamship line with the arrival dates. Ports of entry and the ports of embarkation are also named.

Between 1820 and 1930 more than 38 million immigrants came to America from Europe!

Search Lake County Public Library's subscription database, Ancestry Library Edition, for information from a large selection of Passenger Ship Lists.