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Title Diary of the Voyage of Peter Lawson, his Wife Mary and Three Young Children from Liverpool to New York and Back
Date Oct 1890 - Apr 1891
Document Type Personal Account
Reference DX/2355
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description The diary includes details of the outbound and return journey. The family had planned to settle in Chicago but returned to Great Britain after six months. Includes a passenger list for the outgoing voyage, transcript and a copy of the family photograph.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions; Remigration
Country (from) Great Britain; United States of America
Country (to) United States of America; Great Britain
Places Chicago, Illionis, United States
Ports New York, United States; Liverpool, England
Nationality British
Ships Etruria
Keywords sickness, vaccination, onward travel, journey conditions, passenger, children, women
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library