Scope and Contents
The collection includes:
1. Official appointment by the East India Company of John Alexander Bannerman as Governor of Prince of Wales Island (Penang), 1817.
2. Letter of notification and official appointment of William Edward Phillips to succeed Bannerman, 1820.
3. Miscellaneous items associated with Phillips, 1819-26, chiefly relating to his appointment as governor and his retirement in 1824.
- 1817 - 1826
Conditions Governing Access
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.01 cubic metre(s) (1 archival box and two folders.) : paper
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
On indefinite loan from Mrs. W.E. Williams, 1973.
This collection level description was entered by MJC.
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