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Title Emigration. Report by Mr F. G. A. Butler, Chairman of Committee, Emigrants' Information Office, on a Visit to Canada
Author Butler, F G A
Date 1909
Document Type Report
Reference CO 885/20/14
Library / Archive The National Archives
Collection Name War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Subjects Affecting Colonies Generally, Confidential Print
Description Miscellaneous No. 242.
Series Description This series contains confidential print on subjects affecting colonies generally.
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Colonisation Companies and Emigration Societies; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences
Country (from) Great Britain; Tunisia; China; Japan
Country (to) Canada
Places Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa, Toronto, Ontario, Medicine Hat, Banff, Edmonton, Calgary, Alberta, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; India; London, England
Ports Liverpool, England
Nationality English; European; Indian; Asian; Tunisian; Chinese; Japanese; Swiss
People Marquess of Crewe (Crewe-Milnes, Robert); Cooks, W E; MacGill, J H; Hedley, F; Bethune, Cecil; Hall, J T
Keywords journey conditions, emigration, agent, trade, colony conditions, skilled emigration, employment, agriculture, land, domestic service, advice literature, legislation, health and sickness, medical treatment, expenses, hospital, deportation, regulations, immigration, farming, wages, social class, manufacturing, Canadian Pacific Railway, indentured labour, women, housing, living conditions
Language English
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