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Our online collections contain 1,244 stories and 454 oral histories.

Title Date of Arrival Culture Related Ship Accession Number Language More Information
Correspondence Regarding William George Cook (English Home Child) 1904 English S2012.1053.1 English
Correspondence between Barrie J. Wallworth and Various People English S2012.667.1 English
Correspondence and Photo Captions Regarding Violet and Albert Spooner (English immigrants) 1928 to 1929 English S2012.1762.1 English
An Introduction and the Immigration Story of Vera Weller (German immigrant) German S2012.2029.1 English

As part of her story Vera describes a homesick Australian who could not afford passage home. The man robbed a bank in a deliberately inept way in order to be arrested and deported. The deportation appears to have been managed sympathetically by Canadian authorities.

An excerpt of the memoir of Peter Seixas (American immigrant) American S2014.685.7 English

Peter also has an oral history available.

An Article Translated by Kristi V. Allpere Concerning the<i>Parnu</i> Baltic S2012.642.1 English
An Article Translated by Kristi V. Allpere Concerning the Parnu August 2 1949 Baltic S2012.642.1 English
A Wartime Story with Joseph Margel (Hungarian refugee) Hungarian S2012.2402.1 English
A Story with Eduard Gattering (Austrian immigrant) Canadian S2012.2324.1 English