Other References to the GG Archives on the Web


The GG Archives conducts periodic online searches to explore how other reference sites utilize our website. This helps us understand which sections of our site are referenced more frequently. We strive to constantly improve our services to better serve our users. Below is a list of websites and topics related to the GG Archives that we have compiled as a sample.


"Finding Arrival Records Online." National Parks Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, www.nps.gov/elis/learn/education/finding-arrival-records-online.htm. Retrieved 2020-05-24.


"How to Trace Your Immigrant Ancestors." National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior. schundler.net/HowtoTraceYourAncestors.pdf. ggarchives.com: One of the largest collections of historical documents from the 1800s through 1954 with concentrations in Steamship and Ocean Liner documents and photographs, Passenger Lists, U.S. Navy Archives and additional materials covering World Wars I and II, the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Immigration documents from Ellis Island, Castle Garden and other Immigration Stations. Retrieved 2020-05-26.


Richard, Diane L. "Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives – Some Great Resources for Those Researching Immigrant Ancestors." Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives – Some Great Resources for Those Researching Immigrant Ancestors, National Genealogical Society, 8 Aug. 2017, upfront.ngsgenealogy.org/2017/08/gjenvick-gjnvik-archives-some-great.html. Retrieved 2020-05-24.


David A. Fryxell "How to: Your Research Ancestor's Work for the WPA [sic]," Family Tree Magazine, December 2015. https://www.familytreemagazine.com/premium/wpa-workers-genealogy/. Retrieved 2020-05-25. (Requires Premium Membership to view online)


Casteel, T. "The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives - Steamship Tickets." The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives - Steamship Tickets, Tangled Trees Genealogy, Oct. 2010, tangledtrees.blogspot.com/2010/01/gjenvick-gjnvik-archives-steamship.html. Retrieved 2020-05-24.


"GG Archives (Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives) An Amazing Resource On-Line For Genealogists And Historians." Ancestry Worship Genealogy, 16 May 2015, ancestryworship.blogspot.com/2015/05/gg-archives-gjenvick-gjonvik-archives.html. Retrieved 2020-05-24.


Jacqueline Sergent, "Primary & Secondary Sources - What's the Difference?" www.scribd.com/doc/262556324/primary-secondary-sources-whats-the-difference. Teacher and Student Resources and Evaluation of Resources - The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives: Two document evaluations covering Influence, Characteristics, Accessibility, and Overall Rating. Retrieved 2020-05-26.


"Immigrant Articles at Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives." Herding Cats Genealogy, 26 Oct. 2019, www.herdingcatsgenealogy.com/blog/immigrant-articles-at-gjenvick-gjnvik-archives. Retrieved 2020-05-24.


"Immigration Studies: Primary Source Materials – Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives." Logue Library, Chestnut Hill College, library.chc.edu/history/websites. Retrieved 2020-05-25.


"Immigration Information – Passenger Lists – Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives." San Francisco Public Library, 1 Apr. 2017, sfpl.org/uploads/files/1/30/GENEALOGY_HANDOUT_1-4-2017.pdf. Retrieved 2020-05-25.


Mooney, Tom. "Out on a Limb: Great Time to Be Genealogist with New Materials Available." Times Leader, 2 Oct. 2017, www.timesleader.com/features/677362/out-on-a-limb-great-time-to-be-genealogist-with-new-materials-available. Retrieved 2020-05-25.


Cohen, Christine. "President's Pen." Whittier Area Genealogical Society, 20 May 2018, https://wagswhittier.org/blog.php?sid=1&page=1&nr=25&cid=A&tf=A. Retrieved 2020-05-25.


Mimi Boelter. "Voyage of Hope, Voyage of Tears." Spring 2017 Grade 7 English Language Arts Test – A next Generation Assessment, Massachusetts Department of Education, 2017, www.doe.mass.edu/mcas/2017/release/gr7-ela.pdf. Retrieved 2020-05-25.


DMOZ Tools. "Kids and Teens: School Time: Social Studies: History: By Region: North America: United States." [Website]. The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives [Kids/Teens/Mature Teens] Provides information and documents about steamships, including brochures, passenger lists, and immigration documents. Retrieved 2020-05-25.


"Resources on Michigan." Bernheimer's International Society. https://bentheimheritage.com/resources/michigan-resources/. Gjenvick–Gjønvik Archives—A private historical archive, the GG Archives' website has extensive collections of ephemera—articles, photographs, and brochures—on "immigration, military, and ocean travel, as well as fashions and the epicurean life style of past eras." Their mission is to preserve social and cultural history from the 1870s–1950s. For example, learn about housekeeping on board a steamship in this article from 1899. Retrieved 2020-05-26.


EmilyAnn Frances, "46a-D'Agosto Family – Giuseppe comes to America: Exemptions from Serving in the US Military During WWI." https://throughthebyzantinegate.wordpress.com/2017/03/09/46a-dagosto-family-giuseppe-comes-to-america/. Retrieved 2020-05-26.


Family History Daily, 50 Free Genealogy Sites To Search Today, We’ve selected the 50 best free genealogy websites for researching your ancestors in the U.S., as well as the top choices for locations in the UK and the rest of Europe and Australia. Since these searches are often more challenging, you’ll also find special resources for researching African American and Native American ancestors. Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives The GG Archives offer access to 10,000+ documents and photographs, including passenger lists to America, original immigrant passage contracts, steamship brochures and much more. https://familyhistorydaily.com/genealogy-resources/50-free-genealogy-sites/. Retrieved 10 May 2024.


Family History Daily, German Genealogy Guide: Free Records, Research Tips And Resources To Help You Find Your Ancestors, Section 4: Free Genealogy Resources for German Research, Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives offers access to 10,000 plus documents and photographs, including passenger lists to America, original immigrant passage contracts, steamship brochures, and more. https://familyhistorydaily.com/genealogy-help-and-how-to/german-genealogy-guide/ Retrieved 10 May 2024.


Cruising the Past: Travel and Social History, Website of the Month – The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives – The Future of Our Past – Featuring infromation about The Baltimore Mail Steamship Company, Posted by: Michael Grace, August 28, 2009. https://www.cruiselinehistory.com/website-of-the-month-the-gjenvick-gj%c3%b8nvik-archives-the-future-of-our-past-featuring-infromation-about-the-baltimore-mail-steamship-company/ Retrieved 10 May 2024.


RootsChat.com, Topic: The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives: shipping & pax lists (Read 4634 times), Posted by cavair on: Friday 12 October 12 01:46 BST (UK). https://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?topic=619253.0 Retrieved 10 May 2024.


Whitworth University, Whitworth Library History/Genealogy Resource Guide, Free Internet Genealogy Sites, The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives: Social and Cultural History - The Future of Our Pastweb resourcecontains photos, maps, or other imagesincludes primary sources Ships, passenger lists, brochures, descriptions. https://libguides.whitworth.edu/c.php?g=8256&p=5410224 Retrieved 10 May 2024.


Family History Daily, 25 Free Family History Sites You Don’t Want To Miss, Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives: The GG Archives offer access to 10,000 + documents and photographs, including passenger lists to America, original immigrant passage contracts, steamship brochures and much more. https://familyhistorydaily.com/free-genealogy-resources/20-free-family-history-sites/ Retrieved 10 May 2024.


Roots to the Past: Atlantic Canada's Genealogy Hub, Column: Exploring Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives. December 31, 2016 in Roots to the Past Column. Tags: ancestors, Atlantic Canada genealogy, Canadian genealogy, family tree, genealogy, genealogy column, genealogy website, Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives, Gyenvick, Roots to the Past, S S Doric, sending wireless telegrams, telegrams, White Star-Dominion Line. https://rootstothepast.wordpress.com/2016/12/31/column-exploring-gjenvick-gjonvik-archives/ Retrieved 10 May 2024.


World Village, Gjenvick-Gjonvick Archives By Joel Comm May 5, 2008, Today’s FamilyFirst pick is called The Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives. It’s a vast collection of photographs, passenger lists, steamship brochures, and many more interesting tidbits from a time when many of our ancestors were leaving one part of the world to come to another. https://www.worldvillage.com/gjenvick-gjonvick-archives/ Retrieved 10 May 2024.


Cyndi' s List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet, Ships & Passenger Lists » Libraries, Archives & Museums, Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives GG Archives Is Your Trusted Resource for Immigration, Military, and Ocean Travel, as well as Fashions and the Epicurean Life Style of Past Eras. https://www.cyndislist.com/ships/libraries/ Retrieved 10 May 2024.


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