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Title Emigration Correspondence, 1842-1855 [Folder 2]
Author Wolff, Dr
Date 1842-1855
Document Type Correspondence
Reference R194-64-6-E, Volume 2392, Folder 2
Library / Archive Library and Archives Canada
Collection Name Department of Agriculture: Immigration
Description Letters regarding the state of buildings and accommodation on Grosse Île quarantine station, moving emigrants and stores from the island, instructions for hospital stewards and an essay on the natural resources of Canada.
Series Description Records created and maintained by the Immigration Branch of the Department of Agriculture. As immigration and colonization became increasingly important to the new Dominion government, the high volume of information flowing into and required from the Minister's office overwhelmed the docket system of record-keeping.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Country (from) Great Britain; Germany
Country (to) Canada
Places Grosse Île, Quebec, Canada
Ports Hamburg, Germany
Nationality English; Scottish; Irish; German; European
Ships New Liverpool
People Buchanan, Alexander Carlisle; Cameron, Malcolm
Keywords quarantine, health and sickness, hospital, accommodation, emigration, surgeon, sanitation, farming, agriculture, geology, cholera
Language English; German
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