Series VPRS 4467
Aboriginal Affairs Records (Microfilm Copy of VPRS 4409, 10, 11, 4410, 12, 2895, 4399, 4397 4398, 4466, 4412, 4414, 4465, 2897, 2893, 2894, 2896, 4411, 4415, 6760).
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Date Range: Series ? 1982 - ? 1982
  Series in Custody ? 1982 - 2003
  Contents Circa 1839 - Circa 1873
Public Access: Part Open
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
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1839 - 1851 Superintendent, Port Phillip District VA 473
1851 - 1855 Colonial Secretary's Office VA 856
1855 - 1856 Chief Secretary's Department VA 475
1856 - 1857 Surveyor-General's Department VA 2921
1857 - 1860 Department of Crown Lands and Survey VA 538
1982 - 1982 Public Record Office [also known as Public Record Office Victoria from c.1996] VA 683
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1982 - cont Public Record Office [also known as Public Record Office Victoria from c.1996] VA 683
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    Series : Records have been filmed in the following order: VPRS 4409, 10, 11, 4410, 12, 2895, 4399, 4397, 4398, 4466, 4412, 4414, 4465, 2897, 2893, 2894, 2896, 4411, 4415, 11 - (boxes 10 and 11), 6760.

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    Series : Reels 1 - 5;
    Contents by systems; series numbers and box numbers.

    This series consists of microform copies of the following series:

    VPRS 4409 Copies of Correspondence relating the Establishment of the Aboriginal Protectorate

    VPRS 10 Registered Inward Correspondence to the Superintendent of Port Phillip District relating to Aboriginal Affairs.

    VPRS 11 Unregistered Inward Correspondence to the Chief Protector of Aborigines.

    VPRS 4410 Aboriginal Protectorate Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Reports and Journals.

    VPRS 12 Aboriginal Protectorate Returns.

    VPRS 2895 Chief Protector of Aborigines Outward Letter Book.

    VPRS 4399 Duplicate Annual Reports of the Chief Protector of Aborigines.

    VPRS 4397 Unregistered Correspondence Relating to the Suspension of Charles Sievwright from the Office of the Assistant Protector of Aborigines, Western District.

    VPRS 4398 Unregistered Correspondence Relating to the Dismissal of W. LeSouef from the Office of Assistant Protector of Aborigines, North-Eastern District.

    VPRS 4466 Unregistered Papers Relating to the Native Police Corps.

    VPRS 4412 Extract from the Launceston Examiner regarding a Grand of Land to G.A. Robinson, Chief Protector of Aborigines.

    VPRS 4414 Copy (abridged) of the Chief Protector's Journal of an expedition to the Eastern Interior.

    VPRS 4465 Outline of a Plan of a Mission to Instruct Aborigines in the Principles of Christianity.

    VPRS 2897 Registered Inward Correspondence to the Land Branch, Superintendent of Port Phillip District relating to Aboriginal Stations.

    VPRS 2893 Registered Inward Correspondence to the Superintendent of Port Phillip District from W. Thomas, Guardian of Aborigines and E.S. Parker, Assistant Protector of Aborigines.

    VPRS 2894 Registered Inward Correspondence to the Surveyor-General from the Guardian of Aborigines.

    VPRS 2896 Registered Inward Correspondence to the Surveyor General, Board of Land and Works.

    VPRS 4411 Copies of Registered Inward Correspondence relating to the Moravian Mission Lake Boga Aboriginal Reserve.

    VPRS 4415 Chief Secretary's Registered Inward Correspondence relating to the Aboriginal Affairs transferred to the Department of Crown Lands & Survey.

    VPRS 6760 Aboriginal Estrays.

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    Hard copy may be examined only in exceptional circumstances and with the expressed permission of the Keeper of Public Records.

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P0000 Circa 1839 - Circa 1873 Closed 5
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P0002 Circa 1839 - Circa 1873 Closed 5
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