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New Hebrides, 1949-1980

MS. 20977/5
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request

Papers relating to the New Hebrides comprising:

  1. Visitors book of the New Hebrides British Resident Commissioner, 22 Mar 1949-25 Jul 1980.
  2. Correspondence and papers, 1974-1976, about proposals to salvage the SS President Coolidge which sank off Espiritu Santo in October 1942.
  3. Letters, invitations and papers relating to the Independence Celebrations when the New Hebrides became the Republic of Vanuatu on 30 July 1980. With copies of telegrams and papers relating to the rebellion on Espirtu Santo island in June 1980.


  • Creation: 1949-1980


3 Files

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 20977/5