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Title Publicity – Immigration Publicity Campaign Through the Religious Press of the UK
Author Osborn, Annie R
Date 1922
Document Type Correspondence
Reference A457, M532/3
Library / Archive National Archives of Australia
Collection Name Correspondence files, multiple number series, first system
Description A letter from Mrs Annie R. Osborn, 1922, writer for the Women's Column in the Melbourne Age, offering her services to conduct a publicity campaign in the religious journals of England and Scotland in order to attract immigrants to Australia. The proposal was forwarded to the Director of Migration and Settlement in London but was not taken up.
Series Description The series consists of correspondence files covering a wide range of subjects which were submitted to the Prime Minister.
Theme(s) Motives for Emigration; Colonisation Companies and Emigration Societies
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) Australia
Places Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; England; Scotland
Nationality Australian
People Osborn, Annie R; Hurley, L
Keywords women, newspaper, religion, publishing, expenditure, finance, immigration, emigration scheme, telegram, commonwealth, wages, travel, expenses, settlement, Christianity, government, Presbyterianism, Methodism, clergy
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the National Archives of Australia catalogue.
Language English
Copyright National Archives of Australia