Straits Settlements
A18: Penang Consultations
Straits Settlements Record
Jul 1823; Jun - Jul 1825
Penang became the Fourth Eastern presidency in 1805 under the direct control of the Governor General of India. A council was then appointed and inaugurated to advise the President on matters of importance. This volume covers the minutes of the proceedings of this Council in Jul 1823 and from Jun to Jul 1825.
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