Immigration Archives - Eastward Passage Ticket, Allan Line, 1907, Boston to Londonderry
Below is the Passenger Ticket for a 23-year-old woman booked on the Allan Line Steamship Laurentian in 3rd Class (Steerage) from Boston to Londonderry, England leaving on 26 July 1907.
This would represent the Agent's record of the transaction as it states the amount of commission earned on this ticket.
Berth No. ___
Eastward Passage Ticket
Dated at Prov. July 20, 1907
To Sail From: Boston
On The 26 Day Of July 1907
For 3rd Class Passage
Through to Lderry (Londonderry)
Name of Passenger: Mary McGovern
Address: 111 Althea Street, Boston, MA
Gross Amount: $26.50
Agent's Commission: $2.00
Net Amount to Allan Line: $24.50
- Date: 20 July 1907
- Ticket Number: 5035
- Dimensions: 9.5 x 18.2 cm
Relative Cost of Passage Ticket in Today's Currency Value
In 2013, the relative value of $26.50 from 1907 ranges from $494.00 to $13,000.00.
In 2013, the relative worth of $26.50 from 1907 is:
|$678.00||using the Consumer Price Index|
|$494.00||using the GDP deflator|
|$2,750.00||using the unskilled wage|
|$4,280.00||using the Production Worker Compensation|
|$3,570.00||using the nominal GDP per capita|
|$13,000.00||using the relative share of GDP|
Samuel H. Williamson, "Seven Ways to Compute the Relative Value of a U.S. Dollar Amount, 1774 to present," MeasuringWorth, 2014.