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Series 31: 'Proposals for Conveying Convicts to New South Wales, also for their Maintenance and Clothing &c by W. [William] Richards Jnr', 1791-1792

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SAFE/Banks Papers/Series 31 (Safe 1/457)

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nZNvJGQn

Series 31: 'Proposals for Conveying Convicts to New South Wales, also for their Maintenance and Clothing &c by W. [William] Richards Jnr', 1791-1792

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Series 31: 'Proposals for Conveying Convicts to New South Wales, also for their Maintenance and Clothing &c by W. [William] Richards Jnr', 1791-1792

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Series 31: 'Proposals for Conveying Convicts to New South Wales, also for their Maintenance and Clothing &c by W. [William] Richards Jnr', 1791-1792

Date

1791-1792

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SAFE/Banks Papers/Series 31 (Safe 1/457)

Record Identifier

nZNvJGQn
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The London merchant William Richards, junior, was the government contractor to transport and supply the convicts of the First Fleet. Although replaced as contractor for the Second Fleet by a cheaper tender, Captain Aiken and the crew of the Second Fleet's Lady Juliana were employed by Richards.

Richards presented the government with a number...

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Series 31: 'Proposals for Conveying Convicts to New South Wales, also for their Maintenance and Clothing &c by W. [William] Richards Jnr', 1791-1792

NOTES

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Most of the documents in this series were previously located at ML A78-2. These papers, purchased in 1884 from Lord Brabourne by Sir Saul Samuel, the Agent-General for New South Wales, were transferred to the Mitchell Library in 1910. They were part of the accession which became known as the Brabourne collection.

The remaining documents in t...

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SAFE/Banks Papers/Series 31 (Safe 1/457)

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nZNvJGQn

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