Resolution, House of Commons
House of Commons
25 June 1857
Resolved, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, that She will be graciously pleased to give directions that there be laid before this House, Copies or Extracts of any Despatches that have been received by Her Majesty's Secretary of State for the Colonies, on the subject of the establishment of a Representative Assembly at Vancouver's Island.  
Ordered, That the said Address be presented to Her Majesty by such Members of this House as are of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council.  
D. Le Marchant
Cl. Dom Com
Minutes by CO staff
Mr Lewis
 
Mr Labouchere's despatches should be also given. At least such I believe to have been the intention.  
ABd
26 June
The correspondence will be hardly intelligible without them.  
HM
June 27
 
Public Offices document:
Le Marchant to [None], 25 June 1857, National Archives of the UK, 5808, CO 305/8. 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=V575PA01.scx. Accessed 25 September 2017. 

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