Arquivo Público Do Estado De São Paulo
Built between the years 1886 and 1888, the old "Immigrant Brás Inn" was one of the largest centers for the reception of foreigners already in Brazil. For its dependencies, spent more than two million people between the years 1887 and 1978. The information presented here record the most significant part of this migration, and the transcript of records from this guest registration books for the years 1887 to 1958. Additionally, there is also the bank records of the old Inn of the Good Retreat (predecessor of the Inn of Brás) covering the years from 1882 to 1886.