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Minutes of the Van Diemen's Land Company : established by an act of Parliament, introduced by His Majesty's ministers and passed without any single opposition in any one of its stages ; together with a list of its governors, directors, auditors, officers, &c
Bib ID 3646190
Format BookBook
Author
Van Diemen's Land Company
 
Description Hobart : Printed by Andrew Bent, at the Tasmanian Patent Press, Colonial Times Office, 1826 
16 pages ; 21 cm. 
Summary

The minutes prints the preliminary correspondence by Edward M. Curr to Secretary of State Earl Bathurst with his responses. This includes Curr's detailed proposals for the formation of the Company and the extent of its activities, as well as Bathurst's decisions on these various requests. The Company having been established by Parliament, this pamphlet was printed in Hobart for the information of shareholders and as an inducement to other investors.

Notes

Bought at the Davidson Collection sale 2 auction, 27 February 2006.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 1097

Australian Book Auctions. The Davdison Collection ... second sale, lot 237.

Subjects Van Diemen's Land Company.  |  Land companies -- Tasmania.  |  Land settlement -- Tasmania.  |  Tasmania -- Emigration and immigration.
Other authors/contributors Bent, Andrew, 1791-1851

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