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Papers [microform] : [M1114-1119], 1913-1923
Bib ID 2248317
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Long, Walter Hume, Viscount, 1854-1924
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
6 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Subjects of correspondence include recruiting in Ireland 1918; command of the A.I.F. 1918; impressions of the Dutch in Java, the Malay States and the Straits Settlements; the British claim to German colonies 1918; the coal strike in New Zealand; the Labor Party; conscription referendums; trade; the Irish in New Zealand and Australia; the Pacific Islands; Transcontinental railway; land settlement in New Zealand; Hobart's defences; the German influence in Fiji; and on tax and trade. The 1917 Imperial War Conference is the subject of many papers. There are many letters to and from W.M. Hughes.

Biography/History

Walter Hume Long, 1st Viscount Long of Wraxall was Secretary of State for the Colonies Dec. 1916-Jan. 1919, and First Lord of the Admiralty 1919-21.

Notes

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

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M1114-1119.

Microfilm copy of originals held by Wiltshire County Record Office, County Hall, Towbrigge, Wiltshire, England.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series], Entry 186, p. 82.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list filmed on front of reel (10 p.). 
Subjects Long, Walter Hume, - Viscount, - 1854-1924 - Correspondence.  |  Hughes, W. M. - (William Morris), - 1862-1952 - Correspondence.  |  Imperial War Conference, - (1917 : - London, England)  |  Politicians - Great Britain - Archives.  |  Great Britain - Colonies - Administration.
Time Coverage 1813-1823 
Other authors/contributors Hughes, W. M. (William Morris), 1862-1952  |  National Library of Australia  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  State Library of New South Wales

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