1848-1859, English, Unpublished edition: Papers of Elwes family, [manuscript]. Elwes family.

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Physical Description
  • 1 folio box.
Published
  • [1848-1959]
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Papers of Elwes family, 1848-1959
Creator
  • Elwes family.
Other Creators
  • FitzGerald, Charles, 1791-1887.
  • Elwes, Valentine Cary, 1832-1909.
  • Dyett, Sarah.
Published
  • [1848-1959]
Medium
  • [manuscript].
Physical Description
  • 1 folio box.
Subjects
Time Period
  • 1848-1959
Summary
  • Papers of Charles Fitzgerald relating to his Governorship of Western Australia; and Valentine Cary Elwes concerning amateur theatricals in Perth.
  • Copies of official despatches from Charles Fitzgerald to Lord Grey (Aug. 1848 to Dec. 1851) with reference to: arrival in Perth; exploration; applications for emigrants; mineral discoveries; import duties; arrival and disposal of convicts; arrival of Roman Catholic mission from Spain; transmission of reports; regulations and newspapers; appointments; discovery of guano at Sharks Bay; establishment of Convict Department; Aboriginal prisoners; applications for female convicts; erection of lighthouses; postage rates; memorial of T. Peel.
  • Miscellaneous papers: including a letter from Charles Fitzgerald to Lord Grey, 20 Dec. 1849 giving account of expedition to Champion Bay and Murchison River; proceedings of a meeting, chared by V. Cary Elwes, to organise amateur theatricals in Perth, 8 May 1854; theatre bills of three amateur theatricals held at the Court House, Perth, 8 May 1854; and the letters of Sarah Dyett (Perth) to V. Cary Elwes, 1855-59.
Biography
  • Charles Fitzgerald (1791-1887) was Governor of Western Australia 1848-1855. In 1848 he married Eleanora Elwes, the sister of Valentine Cary Elwes (1832-1909).
Notes
  • Manuscript reference: MS 8991.
  • Photocopy.
  • Extracts from microfilm AJCP M2061.
  • Original papers of the Elwes Family of Great Billing, E (GB), held by Northamptonshire Record Office, Delapre Abbey, London Road, Northampton NN4 9AW, United Kingdom.
Access Conditions
  • Available for research. Not for loan.
Language
  • English
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