THE GREAT MIGRATION
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Why did the Great Migration happen?
On the way
On the way to Canada, people died because of disease, hunger, their ship got attack, or sank. People squeeze on a ship that can only carried less than half of them.
Even though many of the immigrates died on their way to Canada, people still continued immigrating because they want a better new life.
1832: Cholera Epidemic Spreads
1855: Fraser Gold Rush