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American Samoa, Passports, 1919-1924
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American Samoa
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Record Description
Record Type: Passports
Collection years: 1919-1924
Languages: English, Samoan
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High Court of American Samoa


What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection passport records from American Samoa of passengers leaving, from 1919 to 1924. The original microfilms are held at the High Court, Pago Pago in American Samoa. Records may be in either English or Samoan. English

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These records are in English and Samoan languages. For help reading the records see Samoa Languages.

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