ABSTRACT

This four-volume reset edition collects immigrants' letters, immigration guides, newspaper articles, county history biographies, and promotional and advisory pamphlets published by immigrants and travellers, land and railroad companies.

chapter

General Introduction

chapter

Introduction

part 1|82 pages

Correspondence

chapter 1|11 pages

Shipton Family (1784–1816)

University of South Florida Library.

chapter 2|3 pages

Sharp Family (1812)

Wisconsin Historical Society, MAD 4/14/SC 134.

chapter 3|35 pages

Revd John Ingle (1813–28)

Continued in next volumes. Indiana Historical Society, Collection M167, Folder 3.

chapter 4|3 pages

James Matheson (1815)

British Library of Political and Economic Science, Emigrant Letters 3/76.

chapter 5|12 pages

Samuel Mearbeck (1815–21)

British Library of Political and Economic Science, Emigrant Letters 1/3.

chapter 6|8 pages

Saunders Hornbrook (1818–21)

Indiana Historical Society, SC 783.

chapter 7|2 pages

Abram Greenwood (1819)

Norfolk Record Office, MC 166/255/53, 663x.

chapter 8|4 pages

James Stott (1820)

British Library of Political and Economic Science, Emigrant Letters, 1/2.

chapter 9|3 pages

John Rose (1822)

Continued in Volume 2. Originals lent to Charlotte Erickson by Donald Beaton, Waddon Lodge, Upwey, Weymouth, 1964.

part 2|74 pages

Biographies

chapter 10|2 pages

Robert Baldwin (1760)

chapter 11|2 pages

Abijah Moffitt (1791)

chapter 12|4 pages

John Larwill (1793)

chapter 13|2 pages

Andrew Jackson Bull (1795)

chapter 14|5 pages

Revd Robert Armstrong (1798)

chapter 15|2 pages

Robert F. and William W. Wilson (1800)

chapter 16|3 pages

Thomas ‘Priest’ Jones (1800)

chapter 17|3 pages

Samuel And William Tizzard (1801)

chapter 18|2 pages

Revd James Jones (1803)

chapter 19|1 pages

John Makemson (1805)

chapter 20|2 pages

John Ewbank (1805)

chapter 21|2 pages

Thomas H. Woolley (1805)

chapter 22|2 pages

Isham Sedgwick (1806)

chapter 23|1 pages

Revd Andrew Heron (1807)

chapter 24|2 pages

John Joel Eakright (1811)

chapter 25|1 pages

Robert Grieve (1812)

chapter 26|2 pages

Joseph M. Sutcliffe (1812)

chapter 27|1 pages

Robert Hargitt (1814)

chapter 28|2 pages

John Harrison (1814)

chapter 29|2 pages

Timothy Thomas (1816)

chapter 30|4 pages

Christian Donaldson (1816)

chapter 31|2 pages

Humphrey Griffith (1817)

chapter 32|2 pages

John Collier (1817)

chapter 33|2 pages

George Sutton, MD (1819)

chapter 34|1 pages

Captain W. W. Pearce (1819)

chapter 35|2 pages

George P. Morris (1819)

chapter 36|4 pages

James Howard (1819)

chapter 37|2 pages

William Trabor Turner (1820)

chapter 38|2 pages

Thomas Benton Cottingham (1820)

chapter 39|1 pages

William B. Hardie (1820)

chapter 40|2 pages

Samuel and William Tell Harris (1821)

chapter 41|3 pages

Samuel Ward (1822)

chapter 42|3 pages

Thomas Edwards (1826)

part 3|157 pages

Other Materials

chapter 43|68 pages

Journal of Rachel Wilson of Kendal, ‘Visit to America’ (1768)

Library of the Religious Society of Friends, Friends House, MS BOX W1/15.

chapter 45|14 pages

Thoughts on Emigration (1794)

chapter 46|15 pages

Emigration And America (1798)