Guide to the Papers of Sir John Henry Lefroy (as filmed by the AJCP)


M938, M974

National Library of Australia View Catalogue Record

Created: 2018

Online Items

Grant to John Lefroy of the dignitary of a Knight Commander of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, signed by Queen Victoria, 31 May 1877 (File)

Warrant for the dispensation with the investiture of Major General Lefroy as a Knight Commander of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, signed by Queen Victoria, 31 May 1877 (File)

Robert Herbert to Lefroy: sends warrants and insignia of a Knight Commander of Saint Michael and Saint George, 1 June 1877 (File)

The Statutes of the most distinguished order of Saint Michael and Saint George (34pp.), 1877 (File)

Program of the proceedings to welcome Sir John Lefroy on his entry into the city of Hobart and in honour of his assumption of the administration of the government of Tasmania, 19 October 1880 (File)

(Printed in gold)

Speech of his Excellency the Governor of Tasmania upon opening Parliament (3pp.), 19 July 1881 (File)

Order of proceedings at the prorogation of Parliament (1p.), 8 November 1881 (File)

Speech of His Excellency the Governor upon proroguing Parliament (2pp.), 8 November 1881 (File)

Miscellaneous newspaper cuttings, mostly vice-regal notices (2pp.), 1880 - 1882 (File)

Copy of an inscription on bamboo in a Pacific language (File)

Charles E.C. Lefroy. The Lefroy Family in England in 1877: a memoir. Guildford (typescript, 11pp.), 1936 (File)

Alexander Milne-Robertson (compiler). 1853-1953: to commemorate the marriage of Henry Maxwell Lefroy and Annette Bate in December 1853 and their arrival in Western Australia in April 1854 (privately printed, 10pp.), 1954 (File)

Volume of letters, autographs and miscellanea of the Lefroy Family, 10 August 1880 - 2 September 1880 (File)

Filmed selectively

Duke of Cambridge to Lefroy: congratulations on his appointment as Governor of Tasmania; colony's climate; financial difficulties in relation to Patriotic Fund, 21 August 1880 (Item f.106)

Lord Kimberley to Lefroy: is glad that Lefroy will go to Tasmania, 11 August 1880 (Item f.117)

Rev. John Burgon (Chichester) to Lefroy: congratulations, 2 September 1880 (Item f.125)

Lord Kimberley to Lefroy: offer of the temporary governorship of Tasmania; Sir George Strahan going temporarily to Cape Colony and not likely to arrive in Tasmania until March 1881, 10 August 1880 (Item f.160)