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The promotion of British emigration by agents for American lands, 1840-1860

Wilbur Stanley Shepperson

The promotion of British emigration by agents for American lands, 1840-1860

by Wilbur Stanley Shepperson

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Published by University of Nevada Press in Reno .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Land

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [77]-84.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p.
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26546049M

    This lesson traces immigration to the United States through the s. Particular attention is paid to the initial European immigration, the bringing of black slaves from Africa, Irish immigration and nativism against the Irish, and the Mexican-American experience and the Treaty of Guadalupe Hildalgo. Although British immigrants continued to pour into the United States from to , they were now joined by increasing numbers from elsewhere in Europe, most notably from the Netherlands.

    By this year, more t Indians lived in virtual slavery on the California missions.. The U.S. government began moving what it called the "Five Civilized Tribes" of southeast America (Cherokee, Creek, Seminole, Choctaw, and Chickasaw) to lands west of the Mississippi River. Johnson sh Supreme Court decision - This case involved the validity of land sold by. American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. Featured movies All video latest This Just In Prelinger Archives Democracy Now! Full text of "A history of emigration from the United Kingdom to North America, ".

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