Letter to the Editor: "The Kanaka Labour Traffic" - The Argus

Letter to the Editor: "The Kanaka Labour Traffic" - The Argus

"by The Times Correspondent; A Favourable Report"

by: | publication date: December 29, 1892 | Publication: The Argus | pages: 5

She considers that the present mode of recruiting is above any shadow of reproach, and states that she never say any average manual labourer as well cared for as the kanakas working on the plantations. 

The London Times published a letter from its Australian correspondent Miss Shaw who concluded that labour recruitment of the kanakas by Australian employers is harmless and legitimate.

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