Yes , it takes awhile to load but register first at the SIGN IN feild.
However , not every link displays a manifest --- and some of them have the
original but not the enlarged version !
----- Original Message -----
From: "gografix" <gografix@...>
Sent: Monday, April 23, 2001 7:24 PM
Subject: [S-R] RE: Ship Manifest DOB
> On the Ellis Island site, there is a place to the left that you can
> click on that says "Original Manifest", I clicked on that for the
> surname I was searching & got kicked off. I will try again, REAL early
> in the morning!
> Or since you know the ship of arrival, you could always order the LDS
> film! I have heard that there are mistakes/mis-spellings, but you know
> it's hard to read all those manifests!
> **Has anyone else clicked on that "Original Manifest" at the left
> of page & gotten to see one?
> Even though it's not easy staying online at the site right now, I think
> it's wonderful!!!
> I found my Great Grandmother, grandmother(child) & her mother on there.
> They have one of my Aunt's age as 8y instead of 8months.
> They also spelled my great Grandmothers name as Katharina, instead of
> Kathryn. Also they had my Grandmother's last name as Guyrea or something
> instead of Gyurcso(Durco)
> later, Jan (FL) :-)
> > Where could I see the actual ship
> > manifest for the STUTTGART which docked in NYC 12--5-1895 ?
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