TITLE

The traffic of emigration via Bremen/Bremerhaven: Merchants' interests, protective legislation

AUTHOR(S)
Hoerder, Dirk
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
Journal of American Ethnic History;Fall93, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Traces the development of the Bremen/Bremerhaven ports of Germany. Germany's major port of emigration; Navigation laws; Act of Confederation of 1815; Congruence of mercantile interest and migrants' welfare; Investment, crises and the continuity of emigration; Norddeutscher Lloyd (NDL) in Bremen and the Hamburg-Amerikanischer Packetfuhrt Actiengesellschaft (HAPAG).
ACCESSION #
9405020020

 

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