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Official: Colonial Office: Colonial Conference 1907: printed papers., 1906 - 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 10/28

Scope and Contents

Includes papers on the representation of Australian states; the function of the Committee of Imperial Defence; the "Strategical conditions of the Empire from the military point of view"; the possibility of assimilating war organisation throughout the Empire; patterns and provisions of equipment and stores for colonial forces; desirability that the Colonial Governments should give their orders for ordinance stores through the War Office; naval defence; statement of the military and naval expenditure of the British Empire, 1905-1906; emigration; naturalisation; double payment of income tax; imperial stamp charges on colonial bonds; profits of silver coinage; decimal currency; the metric system; the question of judicial appeals; preferential trade (fiscal and treaty questions); imperial cable communication; universal penny postage; protection of patents and trade marks; trade statistics; company laws; admitting land surveyors and barristers to practice.


  • Creation: 1906 - 1907

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1 volume(s) (1 bound volume ([10],591,[1]p))

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