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Papers of George Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon (asfilmed by the AJCP) [microform] : [M2004-M2006], 1843-1870
Bib ID 765778
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Clarendon, George William Frederick Villiers, Earl of, 1800-1870
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
3 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

1. Correspondence while Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, 1846-1851, arranged alphabetically. Includes correspondence with Sir George Grey, 1848-1851, T. Redington, 1848-49, Lord John Russell, 1846-1850; and Letterbooks, 1847-1852. 2. Papers while Foreign Secretary, 1853-1870 including correspondence relating to activities of the Americans and French in the Pacific; papers on Borneo; letterbooks, 1854-1869; despatches to Minister at Washington, 1853-5 re transportation of convicts, emigration, Irish political prisoners including W.S. O'Brien and C. Gavan Duffy, annexation of the Sandwich Islands, Sir James Brook, etc.

Biography/History

President of Board of Trade, 1846-7; Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, 1847-52; Foreign Secretary, 1853-58; 1865-66 and 1868-70.

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 M2004-2006.

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

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (18 p.). 
Subjects Clarendon, George William Frederick Villiers, Earl of, 1800-1870 -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- Great Britain -- Archives.  |  Transportation of convicts -- Australia.  |  Political prisoners.  |  Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1837-1901.  |  Hawaii -- Annexation to the United States.
Time Coverage 1843-1870 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales

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