Report from the Select Committee of the Legislative Council, Appointed to Enquire into and Report upon the Present System of Immigration : together with the minutes of evidence and the proceedings of the Committee

Corporate Author: Victoria. Legislative Council. Select Committee Appointed to Enquire into and Report upon the Present System of Immigration
Other Authors: Lonsdale, William, 1799-1864, Miller, Henry John, 1809-1888, O'Shanassy, John, Sir, 1818-1883, Thomson, Alexander, 1800-1866, Splatt, William Francis, 1810-1893, Westgarth, William, 1815-1889
Published: Melbourne : Printed by John Ferres at the Government Printing Office, 1853
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1852-53
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Item Description: "Ordered by the Council to be printed, 13th January, 1853"
Committee: [William] Splatt (chairman), Colonial Secretary [William Lonsdale], [Henry John] Miller, [John] O'Shanassy, Dr. [Alexander] Thomson and [William] Westgarth
Witnesses: James Ballingall (shipping surveyor), Charles Brown (partner of builder Samuel Ramsden), Hugh Culling Eardley Childers (chief immigration agent Victoria), Captain Archibald Chisholm (husband of Caroline Chisholm), Alexander Duncan (farmer Bulleen), Thomas Fulton (foundry proprietor Melbourne), Thomas F. Mann (gold digger Forest Creek), Owen W. Morgan (keeper of servant registry office Melbourne), James Denholm Pinnock (ex chief emigration agent Sydney), Wiliam R. Probert (gold diggings storekeeper Bendigo & Forest Creek), Samuel Ramsden (partner of builder Charles Brown), Collier Robertson (farmer Moonee Ponds) and John Sullivan (colonial surgeon)
Other mentions: Sir Charles Adam, Adelaide 9,44, Alberton 24, Athenian (ship) 4, Belfast 41, Bendigo 32, Birkenhead (ship) 44, Birmingham (England) 5, Blundell (ship) 4, Bristol (England) 42,Bulleen 35, Bush Inn [Gisborne] 32, Cambridgeshire (England) 34,Canada 24,26, Cataraqui (ship) 15, Mr. Hugh C. E.] Childers 15, Mrs [Caroline] Chisholm iv,2,5,6,7,8,9,11,12,19,22,24,26, City Road (London) 5, Sir George Cockburn 43, Sir Edward Codrington 43, [Colonial] Land Fund [Gt. Britain] 15, Cork (Ireland) 2,5,7,11,41,44, Coutts' Bank 4, David Clarke (ship) 15, Mr. Creuse (chief surveyor Lloyd's) 43, Deptford (England) 41, Dublin 5,7,41, East Indies 24, Edinburgh 9, England/Mother Country [1],2,3,4,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,20,22,23,24,25,30,32,33,34,35,42,43,44, Fairlie (ship) 41, Family Colonisation Loan Society 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,17, Forest Creek 29,32, Mr. Foster [possibly Vere Henry Lewis Foster] 12, Geelong 24,Sir George Gipps 11,23, Glasgow 5,41, Glen Huntley (ship) 15, Mr. [Richard] Goldsborough 39, Goulburn River 40, Gravesend (England) 33,Great Britain 11,22,25,38,42, given as United Kingdom iv,11,17,23,24,43, [Gt. Britain]. Board of Trade 43, [Gt. Britain. Joint Agents General for the Crown Colonies] given as Colonial Agent General 15, [Gt. Britain. Colonial Land and Emigration Commission] given as Immigration Commissioners/Central Board in London iv, Emigration Commissioners [1],5,6,7,13,14,15,17,18,19,20,21,22,25,30,42,44, [Gt. Britain. Parliament.] House of Commons 26, [Gt. Britain] Royal Navy iv,33,44, Mr. Richard Green 33, Greenwich [England] 7, Earl Grey 5,24, [Fulton's] Foundry 37, Hatton Garden depôt (London) 33,Heidelberg (Vic.) 32, Sidney Herbert MP iv,3,9,18,33, Hull Gaol (England) 25, Ireland [1],4,6,7,9,10,18,23,24,25, Kilmore 37, Kirkaldy (Scotland) 44, Kyneton 32, Mr. Oliver Lang 43, Leith (Scotland) 41, Liverpool [England] 7,41, Lloyds [of London] 44, London iv,3,4,5,7,12,14,17,34,42 Mr. [Charles]\ Lushington 12, Madras 24, Mariner (ship) 2,4, Marion (ship) 44, Melbourne 29,31,32,35,36,44, Mr Miller (committee member Family Colonisation Loan Society) 9, Lady Monteagle 9, Moonee Ponds 40, New South Wales 4,6,9,10, New South Wales Govt. 20, given as Sydney Government 9, [N.S.W.]. Victoria Immigration Branch 11, New York 24, J. T. Nicholas 43, Norfolk (England) 34, Northumberland (ship) 33, Nova Scotia 9, Orion (ship) 44, Countess of Pembroke 9, Philadelphia [1], Plenty [River] 32, Plymouth (England) 7,41,42, Port Fairy 39, Port Phillip 3,5,15,20, Portland 5,24, John Tidd Pratt 8, Royal Dock Yard, Woolwich (London) 43, [Royal] Society of Arts of Scotland 43, [Royal Thames Yacht Club?] given as Royal Sailing Society of London 44, Scotland [1],4,6,7,9,10,18,23,24,25,44,Sir R[obert] Seppings 43, Earl of Shaftesbury 9, Lady Shaftesbury 9, Slains Castle (ship) 4, John Abel Smith MP 12, Committee for the Society in Aid of Distressed Needlewomen 33, South African Colony 25, Southampton (England) 41,42, Suffolk (England) 34, Sydney 9,10,11,16,20,24, [Tasmania] given as Van Diemen's Land 22, Twofold Bay (NSW) iv,15, United States (usually given as America) iii,[1],4,9,11,12,17,26,30, [Vic.] Passenger Act 5, [Vic.] Treasury 16, [Vic.] Auditor General (Charles Ebden) 20, Wales 5, Westminster (ship) 15, William the Fourth 44, Williams Town 39 and Mr. G[eorge] F. Young,
BOUND IN 1852/53 VOLUME 2 p. [893-942]
Physical Description: vi, 44p. ; 33cm.