Stanley, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 248/498;D Letter to Sir John Franklin, 29 August 1844 [Regarding Colonial Secretaries office and despatch from Sir John making charges against a subordinate member of the office] 5 leaves

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to the colonial office. Edward Stanley was colonial secretary between 1841-1844. Sir John Franklin was governor of Van Diemans Land (Tasmania) between 1836-1843.



Related Material

For correspondence by Sir John Franklin to Lord Stanley as Secretary of State for the Colonies see the Institute's collection for Sir John Franklin [MS 248/321/1-2;D Letters, 10 May to 29 August 1844]

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