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Admiralty and Secretariat. Correspondence and Papers, 1744-1957 [microform]/ as filmed by the AJCP
Bib ID 2057928
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Great Britain. Admiralty
 
Online Versions
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
249 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Series

Australian Joint Copying Project part 7, Adm. 1.

Summary

In-letters to 1839 are grouped by type of correspondent . From 1840 New General Series begins and arrangement is chronological. Contains correspondence with various departments of the Admiralty, and other government agencies, admirals' despatches, captains' and lieutenants' letters, letters from private individuals, organisations and companies, reports of courts martials, orders-in-council, and other records. Papers relate to policy, exploration and surveying, incidents arising from the protection of British political and trading interests, administration of the Navy and its various departments and the command of individual ships.

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.

Selected extracts within selected pieces have been filmed.

Public Record Office Adm. 1/19-8356 (various numbers, not consecutively numbered)

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-732028264

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 7 : Admiralty - class and piece list, p. 17-50. Pieces 1/3246-4365, 4137-4351 and 5328-5494 (PRO 6581-6583, 5884-5889, 6911-6927, 7074-7086 and 7251-7269 do not appear in handbook)

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (18 p.) for PRO 6911-6924/7513-8356 (select). Also available for PRO7074-7086 (7 p.) and PRO7251-7269 (19 p.) 
Subjects Great Britain. Admiralty -- Archives.  |  Great Britain. Royal Navy.  |  Admirals -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.  |  Naval art and science -- Great Britain.  |  Discoveries in geography.
Time Coverage 1744-1957 
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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Collect from: Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History
Call Number: Mfm PRO 412(part), 3217-3282, 3294-3431, 5885-5888, 6581-6583, 6911-6927, 7074-7086, 7251-7269
Status: Available
Details Collect From
Mfm PRO 412(part), 3217-3282, 3294-3431, 5885-5888, 6581-6583, 6911-6927, 7074-7086, 7251-7269 Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History

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