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Colonies, general : Original correspondence [CO 323], 1795-1926 [microform]
Bib ID 2107573
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Great Britain. Colonial Office
 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
389 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

The earlier part of this class includes Law Officer's reports on Colonial Acts, applications for passports and colonial appointments, semi-official correspondence and correspondence, including circular despatches, relating to the colonies generally. Between 1801 and 1854 part of the correspondence concerns the War Department. A section of this class forms the records of the General Department of the Colonial Office under its various titles. See also CO 537. For registers see CO 378, CO 379 and CO 432.

Notes

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Selected pieces within class have been filmed.

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 CO 323 (various pieces not consecutively numbered)

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 2 : Colonial Office - class and piece list, p. 144-154.

Subjects Great Britain. - War Office - Records and correspondence.  |  Great Britain. - Colonial Office - Archives.  |  Law - Great Britain - Colonies.  |  Civil service - Great Britain - Colonies.  |  Great Britain - Politics and government - 1789-1820.  |  Great Britain - Politics and government - 19th century.
Time Coverage 1795, 1926 
Other authors/contributors Great Britain. War Office  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  Library of New South Wales  |  Great Britain. Public Record Office

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