Marie Hajjar Immigration Record

Title

Marie Hajjar Immigration Record

Description

An immigration record, issued by the United States Department of Commerce and Labor
Immigration Service, on December 30, 1911. It was was produced at Ellis Island, sent to Bernard M. Sheridan, Superintendent of schools in Lawrence, MA, and signed by Acting Commissioner Byron Hall. certifying Marie Hajjar's (Hagjar) arrival in the United States on December 5, 1911. It lists her age as 17, her occupation as servant, her literacy as yes, and destination as Lawrence, Massachussetts, to join her brother. It also specifies that she traveled on the S.S. Chicago of the French line (Manifest no. 16-1).

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_HajjarMarie001_wm

Coverage

Ellis Island, New York

Files

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Citation

United States Department of Commerce and Labor and Immigration Service, “Marie Hajjar Immigration Record,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed May 16, 2022, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/24485.