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Title Passenger Voyage Diary of Emigrants Samuel and Isabel Haigh from Stockport On Board the Mahana (Shaw, Savill and Albion) Liverpool to Wellington, New Zealand via the Panama Canal
Author Haigh, Samuel; Haigh, Isobel
Date May-Jul 1920
Document Type Personal Account
Reference MMM_DX_1734
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description Diary covers the ports and destinations the ship passes and includes descriptions of the cabin accommodation, weather conditions, food, employment whilst at sea and entertainment provided.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Departures: Port Conditions and Organisation
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) New Zealand
Places Panama Canal
Ports Liverpool, England; Wellington, New Zealand
Nationality English
Ships SS Mahana; SS Nicholson
Keywords journey conditions, health and sickness, disease, emigration, children, scarlet fever, quarantine, Shaw Savill Line, entertainment, food
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library