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us: Great Britain. Public Record Office


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: H.M.P.R.O.
    • us: HMPRO
    • us: PRO
    • us: Public Record Office (Great Britain)
    • us: Great Britain. Public Records Office
    • us: Britisches Staatsarchiv
    • us: Staatsarchiv (Great Britain)
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1838
    • Activity End

        (edtf) 2003-04
  • Use For

  • Later Established Forms

    • us: National Archives (Great Britain)
  • Related Terms

    • us: Great Britain. Record Commission
  • Sources

    • found: NUCMC data from New Jersey Hist. Soc. for New Jersey-Pennsylvania-Delaware guide to records, 1881 (British Public Record Office, London, England)
    • found: LC man. auth. cd. (hdg.: Great Britain. Record Commission; (Public Record Office created by the Public Record Office Act of 1838, entrusted with the task, previously laid upon successive Royal commissions between 1800 and 1837, of making contents of records accessible to students; in 1800 the 1st of the commissions which immediately preceded the Public Record Office was appointed. This commission, or rather the series of 6 generally called collectively "The Record Commission" was appointed with varying membership between 1800 and 1837 ...)
    • found: nuc87-116527: Great Britain. Public Record Office. State Paper Dept. Calendar of state papers, 1965 (hdg. on FMU rept.: Great Britain. Public Record Office. State Paper Dept.; usage: H.M.P.R.O.)
    • found: Rodger, N.A.M. The Armada in the public records, 1988: t.p. (Public Record Office) spine (PRO)
    • found: NUCMC data from Providence College for English and colonial 18th century trade statistics collection, 1680-1792 (Great Britain, Public Records Office)
    • found: Es war nicht Hitlers Krieg, c1993: t.p. (... Britischen Staatsarchiv) p. 5 (Public Record Office)
    • found: Elizabeth I, 2003: t.p. verso (The National Archives was formed when the Public Record Office and Historical Manuscripts Commission combined in Apr. 2003)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-10-07: new
    • 2015-10-01: revised
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