Catalogue descriptionColonial Office and Predecessors: New South Wales Original Correspondence
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Colonial Office and Predecessors: New South Wales Original Correspondence
This series contains original correspondence relating to New South Wales. Also includes correspondence relating to Van Diemen's Land (later Tasmania) up to 1825.
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 précis of each letter giving name of correspondent, date of letter and subject matter. In the early period there are separate volumes for Port Jackson, Norfolk Island, Hobart Town and Port Dalrymple. The series includes a large number of case volumes.
For later correspondence relating to Van Diemen's Land see CO 280
For registers to this correspondence before 1849 see CO 326
For registers to this correspondence after 1849 see CO 360