The Voyage of the Komagata Maru: The Sikh Challenge to Canada's Colour Bar. Page 2, note 4

4 D. S. Dady Burjor, a Parsee cigar importer and part-time interpreter for American immigration authorities in San Francisco, described savings on this scale in a report to Hopkinson, 30 Jan. 1914: CO. [Colonial Office] 42/978, microfilm, Public Archives Canada. So does a Canadian correspondent to The Pioneer Mail, Allahabad, 25 June 1914. One Sikh, arriving on the Tosa Maru at Calcutta after some years in North America, had reportedly accumulated $11,000: Pioneer Mail, 6 Nov. 1914.

Title: The Voyage of the Komagata Maru: The Sikh Challenge to Canada's Colour Bar. Page 2, note 4

Subject: Bird, J. Edward; Boards of Inquiry; Budge Budge riot, 1914; Conditions on the ship; Confrontations with passengers; Dayal, Har, 1884-1939; Ghadar Party; Hopkinson, William Charles, 1880-1914; Immigration regulations, Canada; Johnson, Charles Gardner, 1857-1926; S. S. Komagata Maru; Kumar, Guran Ditt; Murder of W. C. Hopkinson; S. S. Panama Maru; Rahim, Husain; H. M. C. S. Rainbow; Reid, Malcolm R. J.; Singh, Gurdit, 1858-1954; Stevens, H. H. (Henry Herbert), 1878-1973

Creator: Johnston, Hugh

Publisher: UBC Press

Date: 1995

Display date: Vancouver : UBC Press, 1995, c1989

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Identifier: note-2-4

Language: eng

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