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Norwegian Immigrant Inspection Card - Cunard RMS Laconia - 1913

Inspection Card - Cunard Line Laconia - 1913 - Front

Immigrant Inspection Card issued in 1913 by the Cunard Line on board the RMS Laconia to a Norwegian Immigrant traveling in Steerage. The card provided important information including port and date of departure, name of ship, immigrant name, last residence, medical inspection stamps and evidence of immunization.

Sanitary Inspection 10 June 1913

for Ludvig Gjønvik

Section A, Room 57 aboard the RMS Laconia

Front Side of Immigrant and Steerage Passengers' Inspection Card - 1913

  • Port of Departure: Liverpool
  • Date of Departure: June 10th, 1913
  • Name of Ship: RMS Laconia
  • Name of Immigrant: Ludvick Gjønvik
  • Last Residence: Drontheim (Trondheim, Norway)
  • Contract Ticket Number: 9227?
  • Inspected and Passed at ???den Consulate, Liverpool Sanitary Inspection 10 June 1913
  • No. on Ships List or manifest: 8
  • Stamped: M and X

Immigrant Inspection Card - 1913 - Reverse Side

Reverse Side of Immigrants and Steerage Passengers Inspection Card - 1913

  • Section A, Room 57
  • Keep this Card to avoid detention at Quarantine and on Railroads in the United States. (Message repeated in Swedish, German, French, Dutch, Polish, and a Slavic language?)
  • Vaccinated indicated by Stamp

Immigrant Ludvig Gjønvik from Trondheim, Norway circa 1913

Norwegian Immigrant, Ludvig Gjønvik circa 1913

Learn more about Ludvig Gjønvik, a Norwegian immigrant to America in 1913:

An Immigrant's Story

View photographs of the interior of the RMS Laconia of the Cunard Line -- the steamship he traveled to America in third class / steerage.

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