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Emigrants by the ship Ganges departing for Canada.

Image ID: 833632

Emigrants by the ship Ganges departing for Canada. (1870)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Emigrants by the ship Ganges departing for Canada.

Published Date

: 1870

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 30 x 25 cm. (12 x 9 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "The Ganges, a fine screw-steamer, of 1899 tons register, W. S. Mason, commander, left the Victoria Docks, on Wednesday week, at eleven o'clock, having on board a large party of emigrants connected with the East-End Emigration Club, a society acting in union with the committee of the British and who were on the lists as going by this ship, only four were wanting at the moment the vessel cast off from the quay." Includes a ....
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Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Immigration

Source Description

: 3 folders (111 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 833632

Record ID

: 720259

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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