Listen to a letter sent to Pastor Otto by Adolph Hraslilek, an immigrant
Music by Johanna Alonso, Read by Lloyd Ekpe
Check out some of the other letters written by immigrants, which are still preserved by the museum
28 Apr 1914
The writer of this letter is offering to send a German book which might be of interest to immigrants.
13 Jun 1916
The writer of this letter is requesting the pastor to send their news onto another party.
09 May 1914
The writer is asking for updated information on the immigrant house to be included in a new book.
27 Nov 1914
In this letter, another congregation is asking for the Pastor's help on an issue.
18 July, 1914
The writer is sending information to change their address.
22 July 1914
The writer of this letter is asking to have the remaining money left with the pastor forwarded to them.
24 April 1914
The writer of this letter wants their address forwarded to another party.
03 Aug 1914
A letter requesting accommodation in the immigrant house.
30 Jan 1914
An inquiry about sailing from Baltimore to Bremen.
04 Feb 1914
An inquiry about ships sailing to Germany for a family with two children under 10.
06 Feb 1917
This letter is by a pastor working at Ellis Island inquiring about someone already in the United States, whose sister is still waiting on Ellis Island.
26 Sep, 1915
A letter asking for help in booking passage for a mother and her children from Germany to US. The mother's husband was already in the US.
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