No. 15
Victoria Vancouver's Island
16th August 1855
My Lord
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of Sir George Grey's Circular Despatch, of the 24th of April last, and of your Lordship's Circular Despatches, of the 3rd and 12th of May, with their enclosures, and I have to assure your Lordship that your instructions therein, shall be immediately carried into effect.  
I have the honor to be
Your Lordships most obedient humble Servant
James Douglas
Governor

The Right Honble Lord John Russel [Russell]
Her Majesty's principal Secretary of State
For the Colonial Department.
Minutes by CO staff
Put by.  
ABd
29 Octr
 
Despatch to London:
Douglas to Russell, 16 August 1855, National Archives of the UK, 10047, CO 305/6. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871. Ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria: University of Victoria. http://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/getDoc.htm?id=V55115.scx. Accessed 25 September 2017. 

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