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Title Australia: Letters from Secretary of State. Domestic, 1840-1842
Author Stephen, Sir James; Smith, R V; Hope, G W
Date 15 Oct 1840 - 15 Jun 1842
Document Type Correspondence
Reference CO 385/20
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 and New Zealand, including the regulation of the bounty scheme, which helped those with certain required skills move to Australia.
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; New Zealand
Places New South Wales, Tasmania, Australia
Ports Liverpool, England
Nationality English; Irish; Scottish; Welsh; German; European
Ships Apolline
People Stephen, Sir James; Smith, R V; Hope, G W
Keywords pensioners, bounty emigration, assisted emigration, emigration, emigrant, politics, government, finance, land, land sale, land grant, administration, education, regulations, employment, carpenter, provisions, water, pension, petition, labourer, colony, colonialism
Language English
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