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Steamship Ticket Receipt, Anchor Line, S.S. California, 1912, Second Cabin, Eastward

Issued by the New York Office of the Anchor Line Steamships Company, this Second Cabin Ticket receipt was purchased by Jessie Clerihew for a voyage on the S.S. California on 18 May, 1912 from New York to Glasgow, Scotland.

Anchor Line Steamships

New York Office

[Ticket] No. 42638

Details from Ticket

Anchor Line Steamship Ticket Receipt 1912

Place and Date May 6 1912

Steamship California

to sail from NEW YORK, on the 18th Day of May 1912

2nd Class Passage to Glasgow

Amount of Passage: $50.00

Inland Fare: $0, Total $50.00

Paid 22 May 1912

Name of Passenger: Jessie Clerihew  Age: 50

Address: 37 Parade

Assigned to: Room 31, Berth 4

Information on Document

  • Date: 1912 May 6
  • Ticket Receipt No. 42638
  • Dimensions: 10.5 x 18.2 cm

Relative Cost of Passage Ticket in Today's Currency Value

In 2013, the relative value of $50.00 from 1912 ranges from $881.00 to $22,200.00.

In 2013, the relative worth of $50.00 from 1912 is:

$1,240.00 using the Consumer Price Index
$881.00 using the GDP deflator
$5,210.00 using the unskilled wage
$7,470.00 using the Production Worker Compensation
$6,690.00 using the nominal GDP per capita
$22,200.00 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.


Inbound Passenger Records for Jessie M. Clerihew

  • First Name: Jessie M
  • Last Name: Clerihew
  • Nationality: Scotland, Scottish
  • Last Place of Residence: Aberdeen
  • Date of Arrival: September 16th, 1906
  • Age at Arrival: 34y
  • Gender: Female
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Ship of Travel: Caledonia
  • Port of Departure: Glasgow
  • Manifest Line Number: 0021
  • First Name: Jessie M.
  • Last Name: Clerihew
  • Nationality: Great Britain, British
  • Last Place of Residence: Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Date of Arrival: April 28th, 1916
  • Age at Arrival: 47y
  • Gender: Female
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Ship of Travel: Orduna
  • Port of Departure: Liverpool
  • Manifest Line Number: 0027
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