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Main Title: The bride ships : experiences of immigrants arriving in Western Australia 1849-1889 / by Rica Erickson.
Author: Erickson, Rica, 1908-
Hesperian Press.
Western Australian History Foundation.
Imprint: Carlisle, W.A. : Hesperian Press, 1992.
Collation: xiii, 256 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill., portraits, maps, facsimiles, pbk ; 22 cm.
Subject: Immigrants and immigration
Western Australia
ISBN: 0859051625 :
Published with assistance from the Western Australian History Foundation.

The Bride Ships is the history of immigrants who came to Western Australia between 1849 and 1889 on the 'bride ships' carrying women who were brought out as servant girls to a colony overpopulated by men both free and bond. The history of immigration is traced both chronologically and through individual biographies.
Bibliography: p. 236-245, index.
Added Title: Experiences of immigrants arriving in Western Australia 1849-1889
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 325 WA WOM ERI Available