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Correspondence Out-letters: Secretary of State [WO 6], 1841-1858 [microform]
Bib ID 2074197
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Great Britain. War Office
 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
5 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Correspondence concerning forces in Australian Colonies and New Zealand relating to size of force , equipping of troops, military appoinoments, finance for construction of barracks, reduction of troops following discontinuation of Van Diemen's Land as convict station, and possible settlement of discharged troops.

Notes

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the Library of New South Wales.

Pieces 96, 97, 101 copied in full; selected items from selected pieces have been filmed.

Public Record Office WO 6/96-114 (various)

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 4 : War Office - class and piece list, 2nd ed. p. 15.

Index/Finding Aid Note More detailed list 
Subjects Great Britain. - War Office - Records and correspondence.  |  Great Britain. - Army - Colonial forces - Australia.  |  Great Britain. - Army - Barracks and quarters.  |  Great Britain. - Army - Equipment.  |  Great Britain. - Army - Demobilization.  |  Transportation of convicts - Tasmania.
Time Coverage 1841-1858 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  Library of New South Wales  |  Great Britain. Public Record Office

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