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Chief Magistrate of Pitcairn disputes islanders are starving

Citation: Johnson, Irving (1940) Chief Magistrate of Pitcairn disputes islanders are starving. No Publisher. (Unpublished)

Chief Magistrate of Pitcairn disputes islanders are starving and eat rats and blames the effects of the war halting resupply ships coming to the island.

Additional Information: Creators: Irving Johnson (Master of American schooner Yankee); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Johnson, Irving and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Newspaper article, Polynesia, United Kingdom, United of States of America,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 10 February 1940 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3421 - Pitcairn Island; Project Record ID: A00001509; Related Record IDs: A00001505, A00001506, A00001507, A00001508;

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