Foreign immigration to Glasgow 1870-1914
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Foreign immigration to Glasgow 1870-1914

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Published .
Written in English


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StatementFrances O"Neill.
The Physical Object
Pagination124p.
Number of Pages124
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Open LibraryOL19635102M

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Glasgow's political reorientation became apparent in the general election when Labour won ten out of the fifteen parliamentary seats. Outspoken ILP-ers like James Maxton () and John Wheatley () ardently promoted welfare issues at a time of . Passenger list, arrivals in Victoria from foreign ports. Immigration to Victoria includes "Unassisted Immigration to Victoria - Index of Inward Passenger Lists for British and Foreign Ports ;" "Index to Registers of Assisted British Immigrants to Victoria " and "Index to Outward Passengers to Interstate, U.K. and Foreign Ports. Net migration in Glasgow, /02 - /18 Click on graph to enlarge. Total net migration in Glasgow increased from onwards as the number of new people coming to live in Glasgow exceeded the number of people leaving. This was principally due to an increase in overseas migrants. This trend has continued, despite a dip in the period / Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and the third largest in the United Kingdom. It is situated on the River Clyde in the country's West Central Lowlands. From the 18th century the city also grew as one of Great Britain's main hubs of transatlantic trade with North America and the West Indies. Digitized Passenger Lists for the Port of Glasgow.

New York, Passenger and Immigration Lists. The information collected in this data set was taken from the National Archives Microfilm Series M, rolls 1 through 95 (Registers of Vessels Arriving at the Port of New York from Foreign Ports, ). These Canadian immigration records are not online. [BOOK 1] Names of Emigrants Records of James Allison, Emigrant Agent at Montreal (Quebec Canada) [BOOKS ] Canada Company Remittance Books in 3 Volumes. [BOOK 5] Index of Passengers Who Emigrated to Canada between and During the period , the Atlantic was a broad highway for migration. Unchecked by government restrictions, wars, or economic depressions, and aided by the new technologies of steamships and railroads, millions of people uprooted their lives and set off for new lands. Americans understand this story as a great saga of immigrants and assimilation of people drawn to the United States as 5/5(1). Without them Glasgow would never have become the city we know today” (from John Burrowes:The Irish -the remarkable saga of a Nation and City) The catholic population of Glasgow in was only (with 1 priest) In it was about , (1/3 of the total). Numbers increased during the famine years of