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Title Two Tracts: Information to Those who Would Remove to America. And, Remarks Concerning the Savages of North America
Author Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)
Date 1784
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information London: Printed for John Stockdale, opposite Burlington-House, Piccadilly
Reference G450.F831.T7841.2ed
BIB ID 478935
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Immigration General
Description Two essays offer an overview of America with the intention of informing potential migrants on what they can expect from a life there. Benjamin Franklyn encourages migrants to come to the United States, explains how the government works and compares the United States to European countries. The second essay concerns American Indians in the country.
Theme(s) Motives for Emigration; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Places United States
Keywords emigration, immigrant, social class, living conditions, employment, travel, customs, culture, American Indians, education, government, politics
Additional Information Error in pagination: p. 35 misnumbered as p.55. Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society