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Title Ho! For the West!! The Traveller and Emigrants' Hand-book to Canada, and the North-West of the American Union: Comprising the States of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Iowa, and the Territories of Minnesota, and Kansas; With a Description of Their Climate, Resources, and Products; and Much Other Useful Information Compiled From the Latest Authentic Sources, and Designed Particularly for the Use of Travellers, Emigrants, and Others. To Which is Added, a List of Railway Stations, Routes, and Distances, Stage Coaches in Connection With the Railways, etc.
Author Hall, Edward H
Date 1858
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Algar & Street
Reference 10470.d.27.(4.)
Library / Archive British Library
Collection Name General Reference Collection
Description An emigrant's handbook describing the climate, resources and products of Canada and the North West of the United States. Also includes a list of railway stations, routes and distances for stagecoaches and trains.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations; Onward Travel
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) United States of America; Canada
Places London, England; Canada; Chicago, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, United States
Ports Liverpool, England
Keywords climate, resources, land, products, produce, industry, stagecoach, railways, travel, routes, rates of passage, agriculture, topography, soil, land grants, ship, money, currency, Passengers' Act
Language English
Copyright British Library