US, Pennsylvania—Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1882


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Skill Level: Intermediate

  • This project is recommended for volunteers who are familiar with the indexing process and comfortable using various system features.

Characteristics of this Project

  • One image per batch
  • Multiple records per image
  • No highlights

Description of the Records

  • The Pennsylvania passenger lists are on preprinted forms or handwritten in paragraph format.
  • Sometimes passenger lists were included on other types of documents, such as cargo manifests (example)

Additional Information

Access Restriction

  • No restrictions are associated with this collection. The completed index and links to digital images will be freely accessible online to the general public when the collection is published.

How to Help with This Project

  • If you have not already done so, you must register as an indexing volunteer to help with this project. To register and download and install the indexing program, click here for the home page. click on Get Started, and follow the instructions on the page.
  • After you register, click the Begin Indexing link on the indexing home page, and sign in to the indexing program with your user name and password. Then click the Download Batch button, and select this project name from the list. To see the project name on the list, you may need to select Show all projects at the top of the Download Batch window.
  • To help with this specific project, sign in to the indexing application, click the Download From... button, and select this project name from the list.