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Register of the Papua and New Guinea Patrol Reports
MSS 0053  
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  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY
  • ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION
  • ABSTRACT
  • SCOPE AND CONTENT

  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

    Title: Papua and New Guinea Patrol Reports,
    Date (inclusive): 1922-1955
    Collection number: MSS 0053
    Extent: 0.30 linear feet (7 reels of microfilm)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

    Restrictions

    Users must provide name, address, and purpose of research. This information is forwarded to the Naitonal Archives and Public Records Services of Papua New Guinea. A form for this purpose is attached to the register of this collection and is included in the collection's case file. A copy of any published or unpublished paper, report, article, monograph, etc., for which these materials have been used, must be deposited in the National Library, Papua New Guinea (deposit is the responsibility of the researcher). Due acknowledgement must be given to the National Archives and Public Records Services of Papua New Guinea in any publications using these materials. Copying of any part of the microfilm can only be done with the approval of the UCSD Manuscrirts Librarian, and those wishing to make copies must provide a written statement of purpose, which will be forwarded to the Chief Archivist of the Papua New Guinea National Archive. Any researcher who does not comply with the restrictions governing the use of this microfilm will be denied access to these materials. Given the potential sensitive nature of some of the materials contained in the microfilm, the onus is on the researcher to use the utmost discretion and ethical judgement in utilizing these documents.

    Preferred Citation

    Papua and New Guinea Patrol Reports, MSS 0053. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    ABSTRACT

    Microfilm patrol reports from Papua New Guinea. 216 typescript items. At head of title: Department of Home and Terrritories, Central Office. 1928-1941: Territories Branch, Prime Minister's Department. 1941-1951: Department of External Territories (I), Central Office. 1951-1955: Department of Territories, Central Office.
    There is a supplementary finding aid providing more description of each patrol report and an index of names of geographical regions, of languages represented in the reports, and of authors of the reports.

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    Microfilm patrol reports from Papua New Guinea. 216 typescript items. At head of title: 1922-1923: Prime Minister's Department. 1923-1928: Department of Home and Territories, Central Office. 1928-1941: Territories Branch, Prime Minister's Department. 1941-1951: Department of External Territories (I), Central Office. 1951-1955: Department of Territories, Central Office.