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Arizona, Arrival Manifests, 1906-1955
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|Record Type||Arrival Manifests|
|Record Group||RG 85: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service|
|National Archives Identifier||414|
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- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Indexes and manifests of permanent and temporary aliens arriving in Arizona from Mexico from seven National Archives microfilm publications. The records are part of Record Group 85 Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service. The collections are part of the Mexican Border Crossing Series.
National Archive Collections in this Publication
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Naco, Arizona, 1908-1952 , 18 rolls, A3372.
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at AJO,Lukeville, and Sonoyta (Sonoita), Arizona, Jan. 1919-Dec. 1952, and at Los Ebanos, Texas, Dec. 1950-May 1955. A3377.
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at San Luis, Arizona, July 24, 1929-December, 1952. 2 rolls, M1504.
- Non-statistical Manifests and Statistical Index Cards of Aliens Arriving at Douglas, Arizona, July 1908 -December 1952. M1759
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Douglas, Arizona September 10, 1906-October 10, 1955, 13 rolls, M1760.
- Index and Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Nogales, Arizona 1905-1952, 74 rolls. M1769
- Index and Manifests Alien Arrivals at Sasabe/San Frenando, Arizona, 1919-1952. 3 rolls M1850.
National Archives Catalog
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Naco, Arizona, 5/24/1908 - ca. 12/1952. A3372 NAID 4477839
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Ajo, Lukeville, and Sonoyta (Sonoita), Arizona, and at Los Ebanos, Texas, 1/1/1919 - 5/26/1955. A3377 NAID 4503310
- Manifests of Alien Arrivals at San Luis, Arizona, 7/24/1929 - 12/1952. M1504 NAID 4483124
- Non-statistical Manifest and Statistical Index Cards of Aliens Arriving at Douglas, Arizona, 7/1908 - 12/1952. M1759 NAID 4529444 Digital Images
- Manifests of Permanent and Temporary Alien Arrivals at Douglas, Arizona, 9/10/1906 - 10/10/1955. M1760 NAID 4529616 Digital Images
- Index and Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Nogales, Arizona, 7/5/1905 - 1952. M1769. NAID 4486390
- Indexes and Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Sasabe and San Fernando, Arizona, 1/1/1919 - 1952. M1850. NAID 4486445
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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
The following information may be found in these records:
- Name of passenger, including maiden name of women
- Names of persons accompanying passenger
- Port and date of departure
- Port and date of entry
- Name of ship
- Country of citizenship
- Age, gender, marital status and occupation of passenger
- Date and place of birth of passenger
- Address of last permanent residence
- Name and address of friend or relative at last address
- Final destination
- Name and address of friend or relative in U.S.
- Physical description and distinguishing marks
- Who paid for passage
- Purpose of visit
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How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
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Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of Arizona.
- Beginning Research in United States Naturalization Records
- Beginning Research in United States Immigration and Emigration Records
- Arizona Guided Research
- Research Tips and Strategies
- Step-by-Step Research: 1850-1910 | 1900-Present
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