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Title: Immigrant's trunk, before 1908

Accession Number: 1999.187
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES - PERSONAL GEAR
Type: immigrant's trunk
Maker:
Place: Germany, Bremen, Bremen; USA, MD, Baltimore
Date: Before 1908
Materials:
Description: Immigrant's trunk Bremen to Baltimore; wooden trunk with curved top and iron latch; inscribed on front "Anna Magaretha Rafsbach/ von/ Bremen nach Baltimore No.1"; luggage labels on right side; 2 upper labels illegible; lower label reads "D. Hohenzollern/ Zwischendech/ No. 156"; translated by AWG as "The steamship HOHENZOLLERN steerage No. 156"; date of voyage is after 1901 but before 1908.

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