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Title Australia: Letters from Secretary of State. Domestic, 1837-1838
Author Stephen, Sir James; Grey, George
Date 7 Apr 1837 - 30 Nov 1838
Document Type Correspondence
Reference CO 385/18
Library / Archive The National Archives
Collection Name War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Emigration Entry Books
Description Letters concerning the administration of migration to Australia, with a particular focus on people leaving the highlands and islands of Scotland.
Series Description This series contains entry books of correspondence on emigration.
Theme(s) Departures: Port Conditions and Organisation; Politics, Legislation and Governance; Ships and Shipping Lines
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) Australia
Places New South Wales, Tasmania, Australia
Ports Bristol, Portsmouth, England
Nationality Scottish; English; European
Ships Woodbridge; Charles Kerr; Palmira; Asia
People Stephen, Sir James; Grey, George
Keywords emigration, emigrant, assisted emigration, administration, finance, accounts, surgeon, family, child migration, land, regulations, medical staff, journey conditions, push factors, wages, customs, admiralty, shipping, ship building
Language English
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