In this extract from a 1997 interview, a Cornish museum director explains why Cornwall sent such a large number of people to New Zealand between 1840 and 1880.
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Reference: Prone places and crossings [videorecording]. Director/Producer, Jock Phillips. Wellington: Te Papa Productions, 1997.
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