Collection MS 434 - Correspondence with government

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Correspondence with government


  • 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.<BR>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.<BR>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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