Appendix No. 12 : Emigration – Annual report of the emigration officer at Saint John for 1863 / by Robert Shives, government emigration officer. – February 1864. – 4 pp. of textual records. In this report, addressed to the Honourable the Provincial Secretary, Shives outlines the government’s policy on settlement, details the ships and number of immigrants they carried to Saint John the previous year, and reiterates the continuing high demand for agricultural labourers and domestic servants. Journal of the House of Assembly of New Brunswick
. Fredericton : Queen’s Printer, 1864, Appendix No. 12.