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Parliamentary Paper - Immigrants' Free Passages, Parliament of Victoria, Colony of Victoria, 1862-3 Object Reg. No: HT 13844

Summary:
Document tabled in the Parliament of Victoria in 1862-3 by the Victorian Commissioner of Trade and Customs entitled 'Immigrants' Free Passages. The report provides a summary of statistics regarding immigration to Victoria for 1861. This is one of a series of documents which illustrate the range of issues facing colonial immigration administrators such as immigrant selection, temporary accommodation and funding assisted passages.
Description:
Foolscap size, 2 page (single sheet) blue paper document, typed on both sides.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 34.30 cm (Height), 21.80 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, assisted immigration, settlement, immigration policies, government policies
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Arrival
Tertiary Classification: administration
Inscriptions: Text: 1862-3/VICTORIA/IMMIGRANTS' FREE PASSAGES.
Printer: John Ferres, Government Printer, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1862-1863
Authorised By: Colony of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1862-1863

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