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Title Immigration. Copy of Despatch from the Secretary of Her Majesty's Colonial Land Emigration Commissioners, Relative to the Difficulty of Obtaining a Suitable Class of Emigrants
Date Feb 1856
Document Type Report
Publisher Information John Ferres, Government Printer, Melbourne
Reference UDS2016451-456
Library / Archive University of Melbourne Archives
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Departures: Port Conditions and Organisation
Country (to) Australia
Places Ireland; Melbourne, Victoria, New South Wales, Australia
Ports London, England
Nationality English; European; Australian; Irish
Ships Guiding Star
People Walcott, Stephen
Keywords immigration, government, regulations, immigrant, emigrant, colony, demographics, administration, social class, trade, customs, emigrant selection, shipping, passage money, fare, agent, application, health and sickness, children, unmarried, labourer, skilled emigration, mechanics, farming, agriculture, industry, Passengers' Act, clothing, fines, sanitation, luggage, furniture
Catalogue Link University of Melbourne Catalogue
Language English
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