Collection MS 434 - Correspondence with government

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AU PMB MS 434

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Correspondence with government

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  • 1856 - 1890 1999 - 1900 (Creation)

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1 reel; 35mm microfilm

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See PMB 432

Correspondence (1856-90) includes conference and ratification of peace between Solevu and Nadi - 1856; religious freedom for Catholics - 1858; enquiry into complaints re Catholic Chief's resistance to Catholicism; extract from minutes of Chiefs at Bau re Catholic resistance to Wesleyan churches; letters from the Colonial Secretary re various land applications and the Teachers' Training School; various letters from Bishop Vidal.
Correspondence (1899-1900) includes letters re Catholics being required to work on Wesleyan building projects and Chiefs' complaints re the use of indigenous labour on Catholic mission stations.
See also PMB 436 for correspondence with Government for the years 1891-98; and PMB 435 for the years 1901-13 and 1916-30.

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Roman Catholic Archdioncesan Office, Suva, Fiji

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Access this title at PMB Member Libraries or by purchasing it directly from the Bureau: http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/pambu/accessing.php

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ms434

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