Burke Museum in Beechworth requests Ned K armour - Public Record Office Victoria - Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
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Title: Burke Museum in Beechworth requests Ned K armour
Creator: Public Record Office Victoria
Provenance: VPRS 4965 P0 UNIT 1 ITEM 46 RECORD 13
Transcript: [29.6/80] 291POST OFFICE TELGRAPHS. Time recd 1.7 From Beechworth Dated 29.6.1880Telegram for The Chief Commissioner of PoliceThe committee at the burke museum here have requested to apply to you for the armour worn by the outlaw Edward Kelly & which is now in the possession of the police here for this museum such being in their opinion connected intimately with the history of this district & therefore they consider our local museum the most fitting