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Port of Philadelphia Passenger Lists

Philadelphia is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the second largest city on the East Coast of the United States. During the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center and railroad hub that grew from an influx of European immigrants. It became a prime destination for African Americans during the Great Migration and surpassed two million occupants by 1950.

Transcribed Passenger Lists for the Port of Philadelphia

Passenger Manifest Cover, September 1895 Westbound Voyage - S.S. Rhynland 1895-09-11 Ships List for the S.S. Rhynland
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Rhynland
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 11 September 1895
  • Route: Liverpool to Philadelphia
  • Commander: Captain F. Loesewitz
  • Notable Passengers: Margaret E. Leicester-Addis, Mabel Edwards, Rosine Melle, Daisy Wood, Henry L. Williams
Passenger Manifest, American Line S.S. Westerland, May 1901, Liverpool to Philadelphia 1901-05-11 Ships List for the S.S. Westernland
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Westernland
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 11 May 1901
  • Route: Liverpool to Philadelphia via Queenstown (Cobh)
  • Commander: Captain C. R. Ehoff
Passenger Manifest Cover, August 1905 Westbound Voyage - S.S. Friesland 1905-08-16 Ships List for the S.S. Friesland
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Friesland
  • Class of Passengers: Not Stated
  • Date of Departure: 16 August 1905
  • Route: Liverpool to Philadelphia
  • Commander: Captain C. J. Rogers
Passenger Manifest Cover, August 1906 Westbound Voyage - S.S. Noordland 1906-08-22 Ships List for the S.S. Noordland
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Noordland
  • Class of Passengers: Not Stated
  • Date of Departure: 22 August 1906
  • Route: Liverpool to Philadelphia
  • Commander: Captain Thomas Deans
2 July 1910 Passenger Manifest for the S.S. Merion 1910-07-02 Ships List for the S.S. Merion
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Merion
  • Class of Passengers: Second Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 2 July 1910
  • Route: Philadelphia to Queenstown and Liverpool
  • Commander: Captain J. B. Hill
1910-11-03 Passenger Manifest for the S.S. Brandenburg 1910-11-03 Ships List for the S.S. Brandenburg
  • Steamship Line: Norddeutscher Lloyd (North German Lloyd)
  • Steamship: S.S. Brandenburg
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 3 November 1910
  • Route: Bremen to Philadelphia
  • Commander: Captain H. Morgenstern
1911-05-24 Passenger Manifest for the S.S. Graf Waldersee 1911-05-24 Ships List for the S.S. Graf Waldersee
  • Steamship Line: Hamburg Amerika Linie / Hamburg American Line (HAPAG)
  • Steamship: S.S.Waldersee
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 24 May 1911
  • Route: Philadelphia to Hamburg
  • Commander: Captain P. Froehlich
Passenger Manifest Cover, August 1911 Westbound Voyage - S.S. Dominion 1911-08-31 Ships List for the S.S. Dominion
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Dominion
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 31 August 1911
  • Route: Liverpool to Philadelphia via Queenstown (Cobh)
  • Commander: Captain W. L. Mendus
Passenger Manifest Cover, August 1913 Westbound Voyage - S.S. Merion 1913-08-27 Ships List for the S.S. Merion
  • Steamship Line: American Line
  • Steamship: S.S. Merion
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 27 August 1913
  • Route: Liverpool to Philadelphia
  • Commander: Captain J. Beattle Hill

 

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Boulogne-sur-Mer, France

  1. Boulogne-sur-Mer, France 1900-1927
  2. Boulogne-sur-Mer, France 1928-1939

Cherbourg, France

  1. Cherbourg, France 1899-1922
  2. Cherbourg, France 1923-1932
  3. Cherbourg, France 1933-1947

Liverpool, England

  1. Liverpool, England 1881-1905
  2. Liverpool, England 1906-1922
  3. Liverpool, England 1923-1946

New York (Ellis Island)

  1. New York Ellis Island 1881-1899
  2. New York Eliis Island 1900-1905
  3. New York Ellis Island 1906-1911
  4. New York Ellis Island 1912-1921
  5. New York Ellis Island 1922-1925
  6. New York Ellis Island 1926-1928
  7. New York Ellis Island 1929-1934
  8. New York Ellis Island 1935-1939
  9. New York Ellis Island 1946-1954

Southampton, England

  1. Southampton 1893-1911
  2. Southampton 1912-1925
  3. Southampton 1926-1934
  4. Southampton 1935-1954

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