000805: SS Dresden, Baltimore
25 August 1892
Ship manifest showing Albert G. Pohl . Albert Pohl arrived at the port of Baltimore, Maryland aboard the steamship SS Dresden on August 25, 1892. He was listed as being age 30, of good health and good physical condition, a laborer from Hungary and bound for Ill., probably meaning Illinois. He was Catholic. A "yes" is given here under "cannot read," "cannot write" and "neither read or write." This is ambiguous because "yes" can mean he could read and write, or that yes, he could not read and write. Perhaps it was the case he could not read and write English. A New York manifest by contrast indicates he could read and write. He had only $12.00 with him.
Source: "Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Baltimore, Maryland, 1891-1909," digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : downloaded 1 August 2005), SS Dresden, from Bremen, Germany to Baltimore, Maryland, August 25, 1892, Albert Pohl, Page 208; citing National Archives and Records Administration, Micropublication Series T844, Record Group 085.
Citation: Mike Voisin, iSeeAncestors (http://iSeeAncestors.com/tree/groups/public/media/si-00007-i546-05.html : revised October 29, 2013), Gallery.
Revised: October 29, 2013
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