Index to Passengers, Not Including Filipinos, Arriving at Honolulu, Hawaii, ca. 1900–ca. 1952. NARA microfilm publication A3410, 37 rolls. NAI: 4495172. Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, Record Group 85. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.
Index to Filipino Passengers Arriving at Honolulu, Hawaii, ca. 1900-ca. 1952. NARA microfilm publication A3407, 19 rolls. NAI: 4493348. Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, Record Group 85. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.
This data collection contains microfilmed index cards identifying passengers who arrived at Honolulu, Hawaii, by ship or air between 1900 and 1952. Besides American citizens, thousands of travelers from Japan, China, Australia, and other nations in Asia and the Pacific passed through the port at Honolulu. Unfortunately, some records are difficult to read because of the filming process, and this cannot be corrected as the originals were destroyed.
Each card lists the passenger’s
- Port of Arrival (Honolulu)
- Date of Arrival
- Ship of Arrival
- Volume, page, and line number in the book where the passenger’s arrival is recorded
The card may also contain information about the steamship company or owner of the vessel the passenger arrived on. Records can be searched by name, arrival date, estimated birth year, gender, and citizenship, or they can be browsed by roll. Records on the rolls are arranged alphabetically.