Trim: 7 x 9¼
978-0-8108-5630-1 • Hardback • November 2005 • $210.00 • (£162.00)
Ira Glazier, who passed away in May of 2011, is the former Director of The Center for Migration Research at The Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies and Immigration, and the former director of castlegarden.org for The Battery Conservancy in New York.
The late P. William Filby served for many years as the director of the Maryland Historical Society.
Lists of Codes
These will be useful in comprehensive genealogical collections and also in those collections that are interested in migration patterns.
— American Reference Books Annual
...researchers can obtain information on Italian immigrants...The age, sex, occupation, village, and destination of the immigrant, as well as the name of the ship, its port of departure, port of arrival, and date of arrival are also found there.
— St. Louis Genealogical Society Quarterly, Spring 2007
Covering April 1902 to June 1902, this is the 19th volume in a reference series for genealogists and historians on Italians arriving in the United States by ship, compiling information from the passenger lists transcribed by shipping agents and ship's officers and filed by all vessels entering US ports. Lists of Italian passenger names for each ship are provided for in chronological order, containing information on passenger age, sex, occupation, home village, and destination. The volume includes an introductory essay on the history of Italian migration to the United States and a surname index.
— Reference and Research Book News