Colonial Office: Fiji, Original Correspondence

Details of CO 83
Reference:CO 83
Title:
Colonial Office: Fiji, Original Correspondence
Description:

This series contains original correspondence relating to Fiji.

Date: 1860-1951
Arrangement:

Bound volumes arranged chronologically within the following subject headings: Despatches (letters of the Governors), Offices (letters of government departments and other organisations), and Individuals (arranged alphabetically). Each volume with a contents list, or a précis of each letter giving name of correspondent, date of letter and subject matter. From 1926 correspondence is arranged in subject files.

Related Material: For later correspondence see CO 1023
For earlier correspondence see FO 58
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Copies held at: Microfilm copy available at the National Library of Australia, the State Library of Victoria, and the
State Library of New South Wales, Mitchell Library, Australia
Legal status: Public Record
Language: English
Physical description: 261 volume(s)
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated
Unpublished finding aids: For registers of this correspondence see CO 419, except for the period 1863 to 1871 when it is registered in CO 374.
Administrative / biographical background:

Fiji was ceded to Britain on 10 October 1874. A governor was appointed the following year.

Related research guides

Add a tag

Users have tagged this record with...
  • You need to sign in to tag records. If you don't have an account please register.

 

Found an error?

If you find an error with this record description let us know

Fields marked with * are mandatory.

Your details

If you provide your details, we will contact you within 10 working days if we cannot act on your suggestion