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From: Paul Benyon <>
Subject: [MAR] (fwd) FREE Webinar: Discovering Travel & Migration in OldNewspapers
Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:10:30 +0100
Whilst I appreciate that the following is perhaps more suited to the
ShipsList, it took Mariners to drive the ships that carried those
emigrants/immigrants on their various journeys, I wondered if it might
also add one or two more clues or suggestions to our tracking armoury.
On Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:51:05 +0100, "British Newspaper Archive"
>FREE Webinar: Discovering Travel & Migration in Old Newspapers
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