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Bracadale (Skye)Highland cottages: the taigh dubh or black house
Bracadale (Skye)Minginish petition during the famine
Cape Breton County, Nova ScotiaEmigrants petition for relief
Cape Breton County, Nova ScotiaState funding requested for Cape Breton ministers
Duirinish (Skye)Example of HIES emigration records
DundeeAdvertisement: The first of the Bounty Ships
GeorgiaInstructions to Lt Hugh MacKay
GeorgiaThe Scots and slavery in the Colony
GlasgowCholera: Government poster of 1854
GolspieDunrobin Castle
KenmoreTaymouth Castle: home of Marquis of Breadalbane
KilmonivaigWrit of removal
Murrisk, Co MayoThe Irish view
QuebecEmigration agent's letter to Gordon's factor
Strath (Skye)Cille Chriosd - the old parish church
Western CanadaImmigration advertisement of 1905
ZorraThe first houses in Zorra
ZorraThe Old Log Church
Events
AssyntThe first Assynt Clearances: 1812
AssyntThe riot of 1813
BarraColonel Gordon clears South Uist and Barra
Bracadale (Skye)The slave trade comes to Skye
Cape Fear, North CarolinaThe voyage of the Jupiter, 1775
GeorgiaHugh MacKay's recruitment of Highland settlers
GlenelgClearances in Knoydart, 1853
GolspieDeath of first Duke of Sutherland
GolspieRobert MacKid arrests Patrick Sellar
GreenockThe first government-sponsored emigration
InvernessTrial of Patrick Sellar
InvernessTrial of Sellar: evidence and arguments
Kilmuir (Skye)The famine of 1836 and 1837
KincardineThe 1820 riot at Strath Oykel
KincardineThe aftermath of the 1820 Strath Oykel riot
LairgThe Whitsun 1807 clearances
LochbroomClearances into the 1880s
LochbroomResistance at Coigach
MoneydieEmigration from Logiealmond
North UistSeaweed and the 1803 Passenger Act
PictouThe arrival of the Hector
QuebecColonel Gordon's tenants at Grosse Île
QuebecColonel Gordon's tenants from South Uist and Barra
Red RiverArchibald MacDonald and the Kildonan Settlers
RogartBurnings in Strathfleet
South UistBasis of Famine Relief and Gordon of Cluny
South UistEvidence to Napier Commission on 1851 Clearances
Strath (Skye)Suishnish is cleared on Skye
Uig (Lewis)Emigrants to Québec's Eastern Townships
Organisations
GlenelgParochial Board: administration of the Poor Law
GolspieSutherland and Transatlantic Friendly Association
Kilmuir (Skye)Famine in 1847
LondonThe Military Register: campaigning newspaper
MontrealThe Beaver Club
SkyeFoundation of the Skye Emigration Society
Stornoway (Lewis)John Munro MacKenzie's emigration plan
People
ArdnamurchanSpanish John: John Macdonell of Scotus
Blair AtholDuke of Athol and Glen Tilt
Bracadale (Skye)Angus MacMillan: pioneer of Gippsland
CrieffDavid Jack: a big cheese in California
DurnessFrom Eriboll to Texas: John Clarke Ross
DuthilJames MacPherson: The Wild Scotchman
EddrachillisEvander MacIver- "Highland Gentleman"
FarrRev Donald Sage
FearnThomas Dudgeon
Golspie'A female Mehmet Ali': Marx on the Duchess
GolspieHarriet Beecher Stowe's Account
GolspieRobert MacKid: Sheriff-Substitute, Sellar's enemy
InvernessThomas Mulock and the Inverness Advertiser
KildonanThe Earl of Selkirk and the Red River Settlement
Kilfinichen (Mull)John MacEachern's emigration to PEI
KilmallieThomas Telford: engineer of social change
Kilmuir (Skye)Allan and Flora MacDonald
Kilmuir (Skye)James Boswell: the pressures to stay or emigrate
Kilninian and Kilmore (Mull)Elizabeth Robins Pennell's travels in the 1880s
Kilninian and Kilmore (Mull)Francis William Clark and Ulva
LagganAnne Grant: a Romantic's view
MontrealWilliam McGillivray: lord of the lakes and forests
New South WalesJohn Dunmore Lang
North UistThe Gaelic voice
Portree (Skye)Sir Edward Pine Coffin: Famine Relief
RousayThe little General and the crofters
Strath (Skye)Christian Watt on Lord MacDonald
Strath (Skye)Thomas Fraser advocates emigration
ThursoSir John Sinclair of Ulbster
Places
AlvieAn unlikely clearer at Raitts
ApplecrossReport from the Northern Ensign, 1859
Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia'Another load of poor emigrants is arrived ....'
Duirinish (Skye)Rev Archibald Clerk's account in 1845
DundasWest Highland emigrants
FarrA very early Clearance in Strathnaver
FarrRev David MacKenzie's account of changes
GeorgiaJames Oglethorpe: preparations for war in Georgia
Glengarry County, OntarioA visitor's account in 1814
GolspieKarl Marx on the Clearances in Das Kapital
KillarneyEmigration to Canda's North-West in the 1880s
Kilninian and Kilmore (Mull)Glasgow Highland Relief Board: Ulva and Tobermory
LothFishing: an alternative to emigration
New South WalesAssisted emigration 1831-1843
North UistBreakdown of clan society
PictouThe settlers' first year
QuebecGrosse Île: island of death
SkyeThomas Pennant on early emigartion
Small IslesAfter the Clearances on Rum
Small IslesRum: a further Clearance in 1852
Snizort (Skye)Alexander Smith: emigration from Skye
Tiree and CollGlasgow Highland Relief Board Report of 1849
Torosay (Mull)Mull Maclaines to Australia in the 1830s
Uig (Lewis)Tenants cleared to Aird of Tong
WickMaster-work: obstacle to improvement in Caithness
WilliamsEmigration from Uist to Williams Township
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