Passenger and Immigration Lists: Philadelphia, 1800-1850

This resource series consists of difficult-to-locate baggage lists from 1800 through 1819, as well as original passenger lists from 1820 through 1882. It includes approximately 180,000 individuals who arrived in Philadelphia between January 1, 1800, and December 23, 1850. Passenger lists are important primary sources of arrival data for the vast majority of immigrants to the United States in the nineteenth century.