Browse The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives Home Page

Third Class Prepaid Steamship Ticket - Agents Record, 1913

Third Class Prepaid Ticket - Agents Record, R.M.S. Laconia 1913

Agents Record for Third Class Passage

From Liverpool, England to Boston, Massachusetts

June 10-19, 1913

  • Name of Passenger: Mary Ellen McGuire
  • Age 20
    • Ocean: $35
    • Railroad: $4
    • Total Fare: $39
    • Agent Commission: $2
    • Net Due Cunard: $37

Ticket Paid for by: Katie A. McGuire,

Kensington Road, Edgewood,

Advised 12.Jun.1913

This is another steerage passenger who was on the same voyage to Boston as Ludvig Gjønvik.

Relative Cost of Passage Ticket in Today's Currency Value

In 2014, the relative worth of $39.00 from 1913 is:

$962.00 using the Consumer Price Index
$695.00 using the GDP deflator
$1,870.00 using the value of consumer bundle
$4,020.00 using the unskilled wage
$5,820.00 using the Production Worker Compensation
$5,220.00 using the nominal GDP per capita
$17,100.00 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.


Return to Top of Page

Immingrant Steamship Tickets, Contracts, and Receipts
GG Archives

Search The Archives

Google Custom Search

Immigrant Steamship Passage Contracts

Articles and Book Excerpts About Steamship Tickets and Contracts