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Public Record Office Victoria North Melbourne, Victoria

Public Record Office Victoria is the archives of the State Government of Victoria. We hold approximately 100kms of records from the mid 1830s to today, which we manage for use by the Government and people of Victoria.

The Collection includes memories of events and decisions great and small that have shaped the history of the Colony and State of Victoria, as well as records of immigration and shipping, criminal trials and prisons, premiers and governors, royal commissions, boards of inquiry, wills and probates and more.

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99 Shiel Street North Melbourne Victoria 3051
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+61 393485600

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10:00am - 4:30pm

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Location

99 Shiel Street North Melbourne Victoria

Victorian State Government records from 1836 onwards. Original records including rate records, shipping lists, will and probate records, inquest records, maps and plans.

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Public Record Office Victoria is the archives of the State Government of Victoria. We hold approximately 100kms of records from the mid 1830s to today which we manage for use by the Government and people of Victoria.

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87 items

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Rede's account of the attack on the 12th Regiment

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Peter Lalor's Narrative

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The Argus

Brief

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Trial Brief for Arthur Purcell Akehurst for the murder of Henry Powell

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VA 667 Office of the Victorian Government Solicitor (previously known as the Office of the Crown Solicitor)

Notice

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Hotham calls for all loyal British subjects to enrol for service

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Support for the Governor from the Bankers, Merchants and Landholders, tradesmen

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Despatch

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Lieutenant Governor Hotham's report of his visit to the Gold Fields of Victoria

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Rede and Hackett report on the outcome of the attack at Eureka

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Gold Commissioner Wright reports on the state of the Goldfields post- Eureka

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

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Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Rede's account of the Gravel Pits riots and call for Martial Law to be proclaimed

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Deposition

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Depositions taken against Duncan McIntyre for Breach of the Peace charge/Gravel Pits Riot

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VA 2825 Attorney-General's Department (previously known as the Law Department)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Rede reports on a dinner held for the American Consul and states his mistrust of the Americans

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Despatch

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Lieutenant Governor Hotham's report on the burning of the Eureka Hotel on the Ballarat Gold Field

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Despatch

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Support for the Governor from the Legislative Assembly in maintaining law and order

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Captain MacMahon reports on his arrival at Ballarat and steps taken by him

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Deposition

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Depositions VPRS 5527/P Unit 2, Item 6

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VA 2825 Attorney-General's Department (previously known as the Law Department)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Report from C.Pasley to the Honorable Colonial Secretary about the aftermath of the battle

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VA Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Commissioner Rede reports arrest of 2 men concerned in the latest outrage

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Deposition

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Depositions taken against William Bryan for Breach of the Peace charge/Gravel Pits Riot

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VA 2825 Attorney-General's Department (previously known as the Law Department)

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Rede reads the Riot Act

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VA Colonial Secretary's Office

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Rede to the Chief Commssioner 20th December Martial law must be enforced

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Record of meeting between miners delegates and Hotham re: demanding release of prisoners charged with riot

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

License

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Gold License No.43

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Captain MacMahon reports on plans for the defence of the Government Camp

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Correspondence

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Catholics protest over the treatment of Smyth's servant

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Hothams reply to Rede's report 30th Nov

Government Gazette

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Martial Law declared in the district of Buninyong/Prohibition of arms and supplies

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Letter

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:J.W Lindsay forwards some suggestions to the Governor

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VA 466 Governor (including Lieutenant Governor 1851-1855 and Governor's Office)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Inspector Evans reports on the preludes to the attack on the Stockade

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VA 724 Victoria Police (including Office of the Chief Commissioner of Police)

Deposition

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Depositions VPRS 5527/P Unit 2, Item 4

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VA 2825 Attorney-General's Department (previously known as the Law Department)

Report

Public Record Office Victoria, North Melbourne

Eureka Stockade:Resident Commsisioner Rede’s description of the stockade (written on the day before the attack)

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VA 856 Colonial Secretary's Office