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7 edition of Assisting Emigration to Upper Canada found in the catalog.

Assisting Emigration to Upper Canada

The Petworth Project, 18321837

by Wendy Cameron

  • 341 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Social history,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • Political History,
  • Political Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Immigrants,
  • History: World,
  • Canada,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • General,
  • British,
  • Registers,
  • 19th century,
  • Emigration And Immigration,
  • Ontario

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8079031M
    ISBN 100773520341
    ISBN 109780773520349

    For those interested in assisted emigration in general and the Petworth Project in particular, Wendy Cameron and Mary McDougall Maude’s recent book on the subject is recommended. Assisting Emigration To Upper Canada: The Petworth Project is written in two parts. Part 1 describes the work of the Petworth Emigration Committee and Part. English Immigrant Voices: Labourers' Letters from Upper Canada in the s This is a hail Mary, but do any of you have a copy of this book? E-book or physical and would you mind sending me a copy of one of the letters inside?

    In reading a book, "Assisting Emigration to Upper Canada - The Petworth Project ", by Wendy Cameron and Mary McDougall Maude, published by McGill-Queen's University Press ($ - can be ordered through Barnes & Noble bookstore), it was learned that there were several Mann families (who shared the same first names, thus causing. He was responsible for the provisioning and transportation of destitute immigrants from Montreal to locations mostly in Upper Canada. There were several Emigration Agents in Upper and Lower Canada, each was resonsible for assisting poor immigrants in finding employment, shelter, provisions and transportation to their final destination. The book.

    One of these emigration plans was lead by Reverend Sockett and financed by Lord Engremont of Petworth and became known as the Petworth Project of to This was an effort for assisting emigration to Upper Canada for England’s growing numbers of impoverished families. (Upper Canada means up the St. Lawrence River from Lower Canada. He was responsible for the provisioning and transportation of destitute immigrants from Montreal to locations mostly in Upper Canada. There were several Emigration Agents in Upper and Lower Canada, each was resonsible for assisting poor immigrants in finding employment, shelter, provisions and transportation to their final destination.


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