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Signed by the Governor, Lord Normanby, on 22 August 1872, this document exercises the authority delegated to the Governor by the Queen to grant the request of the Queensland Parliament for the annexation to Queensland of all islands within 60 miles of the coast.
Location: Queensland State Archives  [SRS 6045]
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