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Correspondence. Pacific Islands, 1824-1905 [microform]/ as filmed by the AJCP
Bib ID 548520
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Great Britain. Foreign Office
 
Online Versions
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
42 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Series

Australian Joint Copying Project part 5, FO 58.

Summary

Subjects range from British colonial policy in the Pacific and relations with independent island governments to annexation of territory by European powers, particularly including the annexation of the Sandwich Islands. Correspondence includes Foreign Office instructions to consular representations and despatches concerning missionary activity, attacks on British residents, petitions from native chiefs, trade, signing of Treaty of Waitangi, and correspondence with Tahiti consulate before 1843.

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.

All pieces is class have been filmed, but pieces 94-322 not included in Australian Joint Copying Project: held at reels G1672-1791, National Library of Australia, and pieces 94-339 at reels FM 4/797-923 at Mitchell Library.

Public Record Office FO 58.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-727985095

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 5 : Foreign Office - class and piece list, p. 80-82.

Index/Finding Aid Note More detailed list for pieces 1-8- 
Subjects Great Britain. Foreign Office -- Records and correspondence  |  Treaty of Waitangi (1840 February 6)  |  Great Britain -- Colonies -- Oceania.  |  Great Britain -- Commerce.  |  Hawaii -- History -- To 1893.  |  Tahiti -- Relations -- Great Britain.  |  Great Britain -- Relations -- Tahiti.  |  Oceania -- Politics and government.  |  Oceania -- Church history.
Time Coverage 1824-1905 
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 1509(part)-1539A, 2884(part)-2894
Status: Available
Details Collect From
Mfm PRO 1509(part)-1539A, 2884(part)-2894 Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History

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