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Title Unidentified Emigrant's Travel Journal
Date 1908
Document Type Personal Account
Reference SC017
Library / Archive Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Description This notebook contains an account, possibly by two different writers, of an emigrant's journey to the United States. Includes impressions of other passengers, observations about the landing at Brooklyn and life in America, and a 1908 calendar in Russian and German. The shipping line utilized by the emigrant was the Russisch-Ostasiatische Dampfschiffahrts-Gesellschaft, Russland-Amerika-Linie (Russian-East Asian Steamship Company, Russia-America Line).
Theme(s) Departures: Port Conditions and Organisation; Journey Conditions
Country (from) Russia
Country (to) United States of America
Places Brooklyn, New York City, United States
Nationality Russian
Keywords travel writing, journal, Russian-East Asian Steamship Company, Russia-America Line
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania catalogue.
Language Russian; German
Copyright Historical Society of Pennsylvania