Italian Census in Nineteenth Century New Zealand


Italian Census in Nineteenth Century New Zealand

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Author Poletti Alan
Magazine or
Collective Book
Italian Historical Society Journal, Vol. 9, n. 2
Authors/Editors
Publisher Victoria, Australia
Year 2001
Pages pgg. 27-
Language English
On Line yes
Topic
Time reference
Geographic reference


Public history is more that looking for ancestors. Through archival searches concerning ordinary individuals can obtain information not available in an other form, while a synthesis of the many pieces of information so obtained can allow the drawing of general conclusions. In this paper I focus on a very unusual form of such information: the form that were part of three censuses of Italians living in Westland, New Zealand, in about 1880 [...]