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From: "Richard L. Carstensen" <>
Subject: Hamburg to NY
Date: Sat, 9 Jan 1999 08:57:17 -0600


I have a journal written by a young man that came to America in March of
1891 and he refers to the fare (between decks) as being 160 marks on the
vessel name Wieland.

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Date: Saturday, January 09, 1999 7:54 AM
Subject: Passage costs

>Based on responses I received from an earlier posting, it seems that the
cost
>of passage (3rd class) in 1882 was around $35. The exact amount, however,
>would depend on the particular vessel and date of voyage.
>
>So, would anyone know the 3rd class costs for passage on the "Suevia"
>departing on a September 27, 1882 voyage from Hamburg/Harve to New York?
>
>Bill

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