Wadiha Gannam Immigration Record

Title

Wadiha Gannam Immigration Record

Description

An immigration record produced by the United States Department of Commerce and Labor
Immigration Service on January 11, 1913. It was sent to Bernard M. Sheridan, Superintendent of schools in Lawrence, MA, and signed by Acting Commissioner Byron Hall.It certifies Wadiha Gannam's arrival in the United States on December 3, 1912. It lists her age as 17 and destination as Lawrence, Massachusetts to join her father. It lists her occupation as "domestic" and indicates that she was illiterate. It also specifies that she traveled on the S.S. Kaiser Franz Josef I of the Austro-American line (Manifest No. 39-19).

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_GannamWadiha001_wm

Coverage

Ellis Island, New York

Files

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Citation

United States Department of Commerce and Labor and Immigration Service, “Wadiha Gannam Immigration Record,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed December 6, 2019, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/23658.