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Title The Discovery and Colonization of America, and Immigration to the United States: A Lecture Delivered Before the New York Historical Society, in Metropolitan Hall, on the 1st of June, 1853
Author Everett, Edward (1794-1865)
Date 1853
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Boston: Little, Brown and Company
Reference First Eds. Everett
BIB ID 141725
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Additional Printed Books
Description Transcript of a lecture about the history of the colonisation of, and immigration to, North America. The speaker discusses Christopher Columbus, the Pilgrim Fathers, and immigration in the post-Revolution years.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Motives for Emigration
Country (from) Great Britain; Germany
Country (to) United States of America
Places New England, Massachusetts, New York City, United States; London, England
Ports German; Irish; Welsh; English
People Washington, George; Columbus, Christopher
Keywords colony, emigration, immigration, persecution, push factors, pull factors
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society