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Papers [microform] : [M1904], 1700-1900
Bib ID 761102
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Stanhope family
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

1. Papers of Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl of Stanhope, 1840-1843, re convicts and convict transportation; land sales in S.A.; governorship of Van Diemen's Land etc. 2. Letter, 1900, from Lady Mary Lygon, Sydney to Lady Evelyn Stanhope re music. 3. Correspondence, 1863-65 from Philip Stanhope, R.N. to his parents while serving on H.M.S. Sutlej and re Pitcairn Island and Tahiti. 4. Papers of Edward Stanhope, 1886-91 while Secretary of state for the Colonies and Secretary of State for War. Includes papers on imperial defence; New Guinea and Borneo; Australia; correspondence with: Queen Victoria, 1886; Sir Robert Herbert, 1886; Lord Knutsford, 1887-1892; Lord Salisbury, 1886-91; W.H. Smith, 1886; letters from Australian governors, 1886-91; Colonial governors, 1886-90; bishops, 1886; War Office officials, 1889-90. 5. Manuscript chart of coast of New Guinea, ca. 1700 showing route taken by William Dampier. 6. Papers of William Pitt, 1791-1803.

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 M1904.

Microfilm copy of originals held by Kent Archives Office, Maidstone.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (6 p.). 
Subjects Stanhope, Edward, - 1840-1893 - Archives.  |  Governors - Australia.  |  Politicians - Great Britain - Archives.  |  Transportation of convicts - Australia.  |  Great Britain - Colonies - Administration.  |  Great Britain - Colonies - Defenses.  |  New Guinea - Maps, Manuscript - To 1800.
Time Coverage 1700-1900 
Other authors/contributors Stanhope, Edward, 1840-1893  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales

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