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Title A New Guide for Emigrants to the Western States of North America, Comprising Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, & Iowa
Author Murray, J Buxton
Date 1843
Document Type Pamphlet
Reference DX/520/2
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description A guide to emigration for prospective emigrants to the United States and Canada. It gives estimations of costs and possible revenues and gives details of what to expect in terms of lifestyle, climate, job opportunities and differentiates between states and territories.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations; Motives for Emigration
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) United States of America; Canada
Places Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Newy York, United States; Quebec, Canada
Keywords emigration, push factos, pull factors, labour, climate, disease, farming, constitution, government, fare, business
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library