1930 Arrival Manifest For Salomon & Bessie (nee Olszewer) Tachna
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All aliens arriving at port of continental United States from a foreign port or port of insular possessions of the United States, and all aliens arriving at said port of insular possessions from a foreign port, a port of continental United States, or port of another insular possession, in what so ever class they travel, MUST be fully listed and the master or commander of each vessel carrying such passengers must upon arrival deliver lists thereof to the immigration officer.      

This (white) sheet is for the listing of STEERAGE PASSENGERS ONLY.

S.S. Westernland Passengers sailing from, Antwerp, August 1, 1930 Arriving at Port of New York, August 11, 1930

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.
No. on List Head Tax Status Name in Full Age Sex Married or Single
Family Name Given Name Years Months
6 - Tachna Szlama 61 - male married
7 - Tachna Pesa Rywka 53   female married
7. 8. 9. 10.
Calling or Occupation Able to - Nationality (Country of which citizen is subject.) Race or People
Read Read what language Write
merchant yes Polish yes Poland Hebrew
11. 12. 13. 14.
Place of birth Immigration Visa Number Issued at - Date
Country. City or Town
Poland Mlawa 1515 Warsaw July 3, 1930
Poland Przaznysz 2750 Warsaw April 9, 1930
15. 16. 17.
Last Permanent Residence No. on List The name and complete address of nearest relative or friend in country whence alien came.
Country City or town
Poland Przaznysz 6
brother in law:  Josek Olszewer.
Praznysz, Poland
Poland Przaznysz 7
brother:  Josek Olszewer.
Praznysz, Poland


18. 19. 20. 21.
Final Destination Whether having a ticke to such final destination. By whom was passage paid? Whether in possession of $50 and if so how much?
State City or town
New York Bronx yes self $100
New York Bronx yes accompanying husband $0
22. 23.
Whether ever before in the United States, and if so, where? Whether going to join a relative or friend, and if so, name and complete address.
Yes or No If yes -
Year or period of years Where?
no- no no
son:  Louis Tachna
Bronx, N.Y. 128 W. 168th St.
no no no
son:  Louis Tachna
Bronx, N.Y. 128 W. 168th St.
24. 25. 26. 27.
Purpose of coming to United States Whether ever been in an almhouse? Whether a polygymist? Whether an anarchist?
Intends to return to native country? Length of time to remain in the United States. Whether alien intends to become a citizen.
no always yes no no no
no always yes no no no
28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33.
Whether a revolutionary? Whether coming by offer of solitcitation? Whether alien has been deported within one year? Condition of health, mental and physical. Deformed or crippled? Height
Feet Inches
no no no good no 5 6
no no no good no 5 1
34. 35. 36.
Complexion Color of Marks of Identificaton.
Hair Eyes
fair grey blue senility
fair grey brown varicose veins