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Title Johann Stengler Papers
Author Stengler, Johann; Haas, Oscar
Date 1845
Document Type Legal Papers; Personal Account
Reference 3H180, Folder 1
Library / Archive Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin
Collection Name Stengler (Johann) Papers, 1845, 1855-1865
Description Story of the voyage from Dietz, Prussia to Texas in 1845. Also includes typed transcripts of legislation for the official inspector of chimneys and fire-places in Runkel, certificate of birth, certificate of vaccination, a transcript of a letter to the Society for Protection of German Immigrants and an immigrant agreement.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions; Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations
Country (from) Germany
Country (to) United States of America
Places Runkel, Dietz, Coblenz, Cologne, Germany; Chambers County, Texas, United States; Cuba; Puerto Rico
Ports Rotterdam, Holland; Antwerp, Belgium; Galveston, Texas, United States
Nationality German
Ships Lukesig; Harriet
People Stengler, George; Elley, Gustav
Keywords employment, vaccination, birth, shipping, death, birth, bad weather, sailors, assisted emigration, land grant, emigration society
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin catalogue.
Language English
Copyright Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin