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Index to despatches relating to the colony of Victoria 1851-1860 prepared by Mathilde E Deane (as filmed by AJCP) [microform]: [M440] 1925 / compiled by M.E. Deane
Bib ID 333842
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Deane, M. E
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

"Index to dispatches relating to the colony of Victoria 1851-1860 ... serving as an index to Colonial Office. Victoria. Original correspondence and entry books (dispatches) 1851-1860 and War Office. Out-letters-Secretary of State (Victorian dispatches) 1851-1854" compiled by M.E. Deane. This is a subject index of persons, places and subjects mentioned in the despatches of the Governor of Victoria and the Secretary of State for the Colonies. Each index entry summarizes briefly a subject referred to in a despatch, indicating whether the despatch originated in Britain or Victoria, the despatch number and date, and the page number of the despatch in the typed transcripts made by M.E. Deane (held in the Mitchell Library, National Library and State Library of Victoria).

Biography/History

In 1920, M.E. Deane was commissioned by the Mitchell Library, National Library of Australia and the State Library of Victoria to make typescript copies of the despatches of Governors of Victoria 1851-60, held in the Governor's Office in Melbourne. She worked on this project for several years and later also copied despatches held in the Public Record Office, London which were not held in Australia.

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 M440.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-742296676

Typescript copies held in the Mitchell Library, National Library and the State Library of New South Wales.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series], Entry 42, p. 31

Reproduction Microfilm copy of originals. 
Subjects Victoria. Governor -- Records and correspondence -- Indexes.  |  Great Britain. Colonial Office -- Records and correspondence -- Indexes.  |  Archives -- Great Britain -- Indexes.  |  Archives -- Victoria -- Indexes.  |  Victoria -- History -- 1851-1891 -- Sources.
Time Coverage 1851, 1860 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales

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Call Number: Mfm M 440
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