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Carnarvon papers [PRO 30/6], 1858-1885 [microform]
Bib ID 2087268
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Carnarvon, Earl of, 1831-1890
 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
26 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Correspondence received while Secretary of State for Colonies, 1874-1878 covered subjects including annexation of Fiji and official appointments, return of British troops to Australia, honours and appointments, and Pacific labour trade. From 1879-1882 correspondencet covered the organisation of the Colonial Defence Commissi Commission, and colonial defences, and while Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, 1885-1886 he wrote about denominational education in Australia

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.

Public Record Office PRO 30/6/1-172 (various)

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 9 : Public Record Office personal collections, p. 1-6.

Subjects Carnarvon - Earl of - 1831-1890 - Correspondence.  |  Great Britain - Army - Colonial Forces.  |  Slave labor - Oceania.  |  Church and state - Australia.  |  Politicians - Great Britain - Correspondence  |  Fiji - Politics and government - 19th century.  |  Great Britain - Colonies - Officials and employees - Selection and appointment.  |  Great Britain - Colonies - Defenses.
Time Coverage 1858, 1885 
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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