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Papers of Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield (as filmed by the AJCP) [microform] : [M1913], 1847-1880
Bib ID 761116
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Selected political papers including: papers re emigration, 1849-52; papers re massacre of Dyaks in 1849; official and semi-official letters to Montagu Corry, 1867-1881; papers re Berlin Congress, 1878; Royal correspondence, 1868-79; correspondence with: Lord Cairns, Lord Rowton, Lord Cranbrook, Lord Malmesbury, Lord Carnarvon, George W. Hunt, Lord Lytton, Lord Hampton, and Lord Derby; general correspondence, 1847-1880. The papers refer generally to the administration of British colonies, particularly the Australian colonies, New Zealand, Fiji, Labuan, and Sarawak. Topics include H.M. troops in Australia and N.Z., colonial governments, colonial legislation, visit of the Prince of Wales to Australia and the attempted assassination of the Duke of Edinburgh in N.S.W.

Biography/History

Conservative M.P., 1837-76; Leader of Conservative Party, 1868-81; Chancellor of Exchequer, 1852, 1858-9, 1866-8; Prime Minister, 1868, 1874-1880.

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 M1913.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-836342841

Microfilm copy of originals held by the Bodleian Library, Oxford.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (16 p.). 
Subjects Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881 -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- Great Britain -- Archives.  |  Prime Ministers -- Great Britain -- Archives.  |  Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration.
Time Coverage 1847-1880 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales

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Collect from: Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History
Call Number: Mfm M 1913
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