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Immigration Archives - Canadian Immigrant Inspection Card - Steerage Passenger - 1912

Canadian Immigrant Inspection Card issued in 1912 to a steerage passenger on board the Allan Line S.S. Corsican. Card provided essential information including name of immigrant, Steamship, port and date of departure. The card was intended to be kept by the immigrant for three years. It would be shown to government officials whenever required.

Inspection Card - Steerage Passenger, Allan Line S.S. Corsican, Canadian Immigrant

Steerage Passenger Inspection Card for Immigration Officer at Port of Arrival in Canada

Name of Immigrant: William (Wm.) Cudby

Name of Ship: Corsican (Allan Line)

Sailing From: Liverpool

Date of Sailing: 27 June 1912

Country of Last Permanent Residence: Not Indicated

Name appears on Manifest, Page 6 Line 4

Medical Examination Stamp: July 5 1912 Passed Medical Examination, Port of Quebec, Canada

Civil Examination Stamp: July 4 1912 Immigration Office, Dominion Government Quebec

Inland Exchange Order Stamp: Salvation Army Immigration July 5 1912 Quebec, QUE

Vaccination Protected /s/ W. Birch Cabey, Ship's Surgeon

Reverse Side

Inspection Card - Steerage Passenger, Allan Line S.S. Corsican, Canadian Immigrant  - Back Side

Instruction for Immigrant printed in English, Bohemian, Russian, Rutheanian, German, French, Dutch, Hungarian, Swedish, Polish, Italian, and Arabic.

"This card should be kept carefully for three years. It should be shown to government officials whenever required."

 

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