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28 January 1848


Colonial Office, [London]

Place of creation


pages 103-110
Inventory no.: 4322

Scope and content

Louis-Joseph Papineau's manifesto. Emigration. Proposed amendments to the Passengers Act. Rules on board ships. on board ship. Better accommodation for emigrants on arrival at the quarantine station. Crowding of emigrants into steamers going to the West. Responsibility for the cost of emigration.

Textual records
90: Open
30 File number 2
90: Open
Archival reference no.

Finding aid no.

Additional information

Text reproduced in Arthur G. Doughty, The Elgin-Grey Papers (Ottawa, 1937), vol. 1, p. 115.