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Attorney General's Office - Letterbook, 1831-1840

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Record title

Attorney General's Office - Letterbook, 1831-1840

Call numbers

A 165

Record identifier

1l4d5az1

Attorney General's Office - Letterbook, 1831-1840

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Attorney General's Office - Letterbook, 1831-1840

Full title

Attorney General's Office - Letterbook, 1831-1840

Date

1831-1840

Call Numbers

A 165

Record Identifier

1l4d5az1
Physical Description

Contents

1 volume - 0.04 Meters

Textual Records - (manuscript)

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Fonds

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 887 (A 165)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Correspondence [dealing with legal and administrative matters] with the Commifsariat [ie. Commissariat. James Laidley and William Miller], Director of Public Works, Collector of Internal revenue [William Macpherson], Surveyor General [Major Mitchell], Customs - Auditor General [William Lithgow], Principal Superintendant of convicts [F.A. Hely], Cro...

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Full title

Attorney General's Office - Letterbook, 1831-1840

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

D.S. Mitchell bookplate inside front cover
"D.S. Mitchell" signature on title page

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907

Administrative / Biographical history

John Plunkett's term of service as Solicitor General (1831-1836) marked the Colony's first Catholic appointment to high civil office. In this role, Plunkett assisted the Attorney General, John Kinchela, in advising the Crown, acting as deputy in his absence, and acting as assistant counsel in court proceedings. Indeed, as a result of Kinchela's dea...

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Call Numbers

A 165

Record Identifier

1l4d5az1

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421902

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