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Title United British Women's Emigration Association
Date 1874-1892
Document Type Correspondence; Report
Reference R194-63-4-E Volume 2396, Folder 3
Library / Archive Library and Archives Canada
Collection Name Department of Agriculture: Immigration
Description Correspondence and reports surrounding people requesting help to fund travel to Canada and Australia from the United British Women's Emigration Association. Includes customs list showing number of people emigrating, ship manifests, application forms and notes on the destination of passengers.
Series Description Correspondence, memoranda, questionnaires, completed questionnaires by emigrant farmers, reports and returns relating to quarantine, cholera, natural resources, the Marine and Emigrant Hospital, pamphlet literature, appointments and private immigration schemes.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Colonisation Companies and Emigration Societies
Country (from) Great Britain; Ireland; United States of America; Germany
Country (to) Canada
Places Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, British Columbia, Canada
Ports Liverpool, England
Nationality English; Irish; Scottish; German; European; American
Ships SS Sardinian; SS Oregon
Keywords assisted emigration, statistics, employment, societies, philanthropy, finance, female emigration
Language English
Copyright Library and Archives Canada