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Collections held by the Royal Commonwealth Society relating to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific (as filmed by the AJCP), 1810-1973 : [M1690-M1703]
Bib ID 8051969
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline [text, microform reel]
Online Versions
Related Online
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Printer Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, 2019
Description [between 1810 and 1973] 
14 microfilm reels : black and white ; 35 mm 

Miscellaneous Series (Australian Joint Copying Project).


Records filmed by the AJCP include: Margaret Best of Public Schools Empire Tours; Manuscript 1870 'Colonies in their Commercial Relation to the Mother Country' by Charles W. Eddy; Notes 1847-1848 of Henry Grey, 3rd Earl Grey, convicts; Letters 1912-1917 of E.J. Harding; Albums of cuttings 1910-1914 of Thomas Sedgwick; Papers 1929-1944 of Sir Campbell Stuart; Scrapbooks 1882-1921 of Sir William Allardyce; Papers 1822-1889 of Peter and George B. Murdoch; Reports 1833-1835 of James Backhouse and George W. Walker; Documents concerning voyages of convict transport Barrossa 1839, Margaret 1842 and Lord Petre 1843; Letter-book 1846-1854 of Major General Henry Despard; Minute-book 1855-1862 of General Association for the Australian Colonies; Monumental inscriptions in New South Wales and Victoria 1913-1922; Typescript 'John Gardiner Pioneer Overlander' by Leslie J. Wilmoth (1936); Diary 1838-1851 of Samuel W. Viveash; Copies of diaries 1840-1841 of Archdeacon John R. Wollaston; Typescript copies of letters 1838-1842 written by Mary Thomas to her brother George Harris; Papers 1921-1926 of Sir Matthew Nathan; Reports 1885 on Etheridge, Gladstone and Hodgkinson goldfields in Queensland; Papers 1862-1884 of H. Ling Roth; Papers 1823-1914 of Crichton Family; Journal May-November 1818 of John Oxley; Letters 1862-1919 of Thornhill Family; Letters 1849 from Edward Gibbon Wakefield to George F. Young; Log 1828-1829 of Alfred; Report 1892 by Admiral Edward H.M. Davis on Gilbert and Ellice Islands; Council minutes 1868-1929; Letter-books 1868-1888; New Guinea papers 1875-1885; Emigration papers 1910-1935; Papers 1915-1916 on Post-War Settlement Mission of Sir Rider Haggard; Papers 1914-1922 of Travelling Commissioner James R. Boose; Minor correspondence 1883-1893; Autograph collection 1876-1915; Library talks 1958-1965; Walter Frewen Lord Prize essays.


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.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M1690-M1703.

Also available online

Originals held by the Royal Commonwealth Society, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series]

Subjects Royal Commonwealth Society -- Archives.  |  School Empire Tours.  |  Penal colonies -- Australia.  |  Penal transportation -- Australia.  |  Habitation - Government settlements.  |  Great Britain -- Emmigration and immigration -- History.  |  Great Britain -- Colonies.  |  Norfolk Island -- History -- 19th century.  |  Port Arthur (Tas.) -- History -- 19th century.  |  Flinders Island (Tas Bass Strait SK55-02)
Time Coverage 1810-1973 
Other authors/contributors Royal Commonwealth Society, issuing body  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales

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