Elias Boushar Immigration Record

Title

Elias Boushar Immigration Record

Description

This immigration record was produced at Ellis Island on August 29, 1913, sent to George Boushar of the Lawrence, MA Department of Public Schools, and signed by Acting Commissioner Byron Hall. It certifies Elias Boushar's arrival in the United States as June 9, 1913. It lists other information including his age, 18, and destination, Lawrence, Massachusetts, to join his brother. It indicates that he was a farm laborer and was able to read and write. Additional information includes that he traveled on the S.S. Martha Washington of the Austro-American Line and was listed on Manifest No. 37-4.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Contributor

Rights

Donor retains full ownership of any and all copyright currently controlled in agreement with Khayrallah Center. Nonexclusive right to authorize all uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA).

Format

Text/jpg

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_BousharElias001_wm

Coverage

Ellis Island, New York

Files

https://drive.google.com/uc

Citation

United States Department of Labor, Immigration Service, “Elias Boushar Immigration Record,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed August 22, 2019, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/23570.