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Papers relating to emigration to Australia, 1910-1982 [manuscript]
Bib ID 4189178
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Woodworth, J. C. (John Charles)
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1910-1982] 
0.03 m. (1 packet) 
Summary

MS Acc07.124 comprises letters from the chief migration officer at Australia House, London, addressed to Mr J.C. Woodworth, 1949-1960, relating to his application for settlement in Australia; Australian immigration forms; and, documents and ephemera pertaining to emigration to New Zealand and South Africa, including papers relating to the 1820 Memorial, Settlers' Association (established in South Africa in 1920).

The collection includes single issues of various publications on living in Australia including eight issues of "Facts about" pamphlets; Australia and New Zealand weekly (Oct. 25, 1952); Australian outlook (May 1973 and June 1973); Landall's Australia (No. 18, June 1973); and, the Jan. 10, 1910 issue of The graphic (1 packet).

Biography/History

Mr J.C. Woodworth of 4 Corndale Road, Mossley Hill, Liverpool 18 was selected for settlement in Australia under the Assisted Passage Migration Scheme in 1958. Woodworth attended Quarry Bank High School for Boys, Harthill Road, Liverpool from 1936-1941.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc07.124.

Title on packet label: Emigration archive.

Subjects Woodworth, J. C. (John Charles) -- Archives.  |  British -- Australia.  |  Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration.  |  Australia -- Emigration and immigration.  |  New Zealand -- Emigration and emigration.  |  South Africa -- Emigration and emigration.  |  Australia -- Description and travel.
Time Coverage 1910-1982 
Other authors/contributors Australia House (London, England)  |  Australian News and Information Bureau (London, England)  |  1820 Memorial, Settlers' Association
Also Titled

Emigration archive

Australian migration newsletter.

Australia and New Zealand weekly.

Australian outlook (London, England)

Landall's Australia.

Graphic (London, England)

Terms of Use Copying of J.C. Woodworth's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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