Colonial Office List 1870
Colonial Office List 1870. 1870. Otherwise titled "General Register of the Colonial Dependencies of Great Britain" this book contains general official information regarding the colonies that Great Britain held at that throughout the world.
This book covers colonies ranging from Antigua, Canada, Ceylon, Gambia, Hong Kong, Newfoundland, Sierra Leone, the Virgin Islands as well as the Australian colonies and New Zealand and many more.
Each section includes information on the location of the colony, a brief description of the colony and its history, Statistics on the finance and exports of the colony and information on the government and its departments and the judiciary as well as on other major groups in the community including church leaders and education.
This book is of use to those with interests in the British colonies in this period of history.
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