Title: Ships' Passenger Lists, Miscellaneous Ports
ID: OGLMC 1281
Extent: 16.0 Microfilm Reels
16 rolls of microfilm purchased from the National Archives in Washington, D.C. Lists are from smaller ports on the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts, as well as ports on the Great Lakes
Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Purchased from the National Archives and Records Administration; Acc.94-1937
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Ships' Passenger Lists, Miscellaneous Ports. OGLMC 1281, Reel #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in February 2015.
Collection Material Type: Federal Government Records
Scope and Contents: These documents are reproduced from Records of the Bureau of Customs, Record Group (RG) 36 and contain lists of passengers arriving at smaller ports on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and at ports on the Great Lakes. The lists are arranged alphabetically by the name of the port and thereunder by the date of arrival. Entries include passenger name, age, gender, occupation, country of origin, country to which they entered to become inhabitants, and a remarks column listing those who died in voyage. Some entries also contain ship type as well as the name of the ship and its master. An index by passenger name is not available.