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Record No: mha00000165
Fonds Title:Colonial Office fonds
Series Title: Series CO 325 Colonies General. Miscellanea
Dates: 1790-1854
Location: See finding aid 41 MHA
Creator: Great Britain. Colonial Office.
Level of Description: Series
Extent: 3 reels of microfilm.
Source of Supplied Title: Title taken from the Guide to the Contents of the Public Record Office.
Scope and Content: Series consists of Colonial Office record series 325 and comprises a miscellaneous grouping of material. Deriving from the "General" department of the Colonial Office and its predecessors, it resembles CO 323 in terms of the sources of its contents. The series as a whole consists of tracts and histories of the Colonies, returns of colonial appointments, registers of applications for colonial appointments, statistical returns, various papers designated "private", reports and precis, memoranda and other papers.
From this series the MHA has acquired volumes 7-10, 32, 34, 36, 41, which include reports, returns and correspondence; papers on Newfoundland trade and courts, 1790-93; returns of Colonial appointments; general Colonial papers, 1835-31. Precis and memoranda; material on the Newfoundland fishery, constitution and trade, 1831-1854.
Reproduction Note: Copied for the National Archives of Canada from the original material held at the Public Record Office, England.
Terms Governing Use: Copyright held by the Public Record Office, England.
Associated Material: National Archives of Canada, MG 11.
Finding Aids: MHA finding aid 41
Subject: Court administration Newfoundland.
Subject: Fisheries Newfoundland.
Subject: Newfoundland Commerce.


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