Item Description: "Laid upon the Council table by the Colonial Secretary by command of His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor and ordered by the Council to be printed 22nd November 1853"
Comprises: 8th Nov. 1853 letter from the Board chairman (H. F. Palmer) and 21st Nov. 1853 letter from the Board secretary (Benjamin Kane) to the Colonial Secretary [John Foster-Vesey-Fitzgerald] respecting the Board's financial position
Model/Normal [i.e National] Schools mentioned: Bacchus Marsh 5,6, Ballaarat 4, Barwon 5, Beechworth 4, Belfast 4, Broadmeadows 6, Bulla Bulla 5, Burn Bank 5, Carisbrook 4,6, Castlemaine, Collingwood 5,6, Cresswick's Creek 4, Daisy Hill 4, Gisborne 5, Hawthorn 5, Heathcote 6, Heidelberg 5, Pentridge 4,5, Plenty River 5, Sale 4,5, Sandhurst 4, Sandridge 6, South Melbourne 6, Tarraville 4, Warrnambool 5 and Woodford 6
Physical Description: 6p. ; 33cm.