Despatches received from the Secretary of State, London 1840 - 1842
This series consists of the original despatches received in South Australia. A despatch is an official written report on state affairs, and can also contain instructions for the South Australian government from the Imperial government in London.
The Special List covers the years 1840-1842 and is divided into two sections, each section indexes a separate volume. The list contains the despatch number, subject, date and an archival reference number.