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Title "Euterpe". Diaries, Letters and Logs of the "Star of India" as a British Emigrant Ship
Author Arnold, Craig (ed.)
Date 1988
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information The Maritime Museum Association of San Diego (San Diego, California)
Library / Archive Maritime Museum of San Diego
Description Contains information on the life of an emigrant on board ship, motives for emigration and a summary of the various journeys Euterpe completed. Includes entries for key voyages to New Zealand in 1874, 1875-6, 1879 and 1884-5 and information on the life of sailors on board the ship.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) New Zealand
Ports London, England; Wellington, Lyttelton, Otago, Port Chalmers, Dunedin, New Zealand
Ships Euterpe
People Griffiths, John; Lister, George; Hoyle, Captain George Edward; Paterson, 1st Mate William
Keywords emigrant, emigration, pull factors, push factors, shipping, sailor, food, social class, art, women, health and sickness
Language English
Copyright Maritime Museum of San Diego