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Passenger Records
Presenter: Claire Johnson
Claire Johnson describes the records available to assist you to research your ancestor’s voyage to Australia.
Topics related to this webcast: Immigration, Shipping, Victoria
Migration to Australia - Departure and the Journey
Presenter: Stephen Hawke
In the second of his talks on migration Stephen Hawke examines the conditions emigrants experienced prior to and during the voyage. He looks at the resources available to assist with researching the subject.
Topics related to this webcast: England, Immigration, Shipping
Migration to Australia Push & Pull Factors
Presenter: Stephen Hawke
Stephen Hawke examines the factors that contributed to the emigration of many people from the south-west of England to Australia. This is Part 1 of two talks on the subject of migration.
Topics related to this webcast: Immigration, Shipping
Presenter: Liz Rushen
In this presentation Liz Rushen describes the life of John Marshall, an extremely active emigration agent, who assisted thousands of people to migrate to Australia in the 19th century
Topics related to this webcast: Immigration, Shipping