Convicts : return to address. - Mr Johnston 19th November 1851 : copies of correspondence between the Government of this Colony and the Government of Van Diemen's Land on the subject of the manumission and dispersion through the adjacent colonies of convicts sent out under sentence of transportation to Van Diemen's Land

Corporate Author: Van Diemen's Land. Colonial Secretary
Other Authors: Denison, William Thomas, Sir, 1804-1871, Fraser, Peter Gordon, 1808-1888, Lonsdale, William, 1799-1864, Nairn, William Edward, 1812-1869, Van Diemen's Land. Convict Dept., Van Diemen's Land. Lieutenant Governor (1847-1855 : Denison), Victoria. Colonial Secretary's Office, Victoria. Lieutenant Governor (1851-1854 : La Trobe)
Published: Melbourne : John Ferres, Government Printing Office, 1851
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1851-52 p. 495-497
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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 26th November 1851"
Comprises - correspondence between W. Denison (lieutenant governor Van Diemen's Land), P. Fraser (Colonial Secretary's Office), C. J. La Trobe (lieutenant governor Vic.), W. Lonsdale (colonial sec.) and W. Nairn (asst. comptroller of convicts)
Convicts mentioned in correspondence: William Crane, Ellen Jackson and Robert Smith (alias Morgan)
Physical Description: 3p. ; 34cm.

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