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La Trobe appointed to Lieutenant Governor of Victoria La Trobe appointed to Lieutenant Governor of Victoria

Public Record Office Victoria

Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)

Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
North Melbourne, Australia

Intimating the Secretary of State's having advised Her Majesty to appoint the Superintendent to be first Lieutenant Governor of Victoria

Intimating the Secretary of State's having advised Her Majesty to appoint the Superintendent to be first Lieutenant Governor of Victoria

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  • Title: La Trobe appointed to Lieutenant Governor of Victoria La Trobe appointed to Lieutenant Governor of Victoria
  • Creator: Public Record Office Victoria, Public Record Office Victoria
  • Provenance: VPRS 19 Unit 145 1851/307, VPRS 19 Unit 145 1851/307
  • Transcript:
    Colonial Secretary’s Office, Sydney, 1st February 1851. Sir, I have much satisfaction in transmitting to you, by direction of His Excellency the Governor, the accompanying copy of a despatch from Earl Grey in which his Lordship intimates that he has advised Her Majesty to appoint Your Honor to be the first Lieutenant Governor of the new Colony of Victoria. I have the honor to be, Sir, Your Honor's most obedient Servant (signed) E. Deas Thomson
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