Kernaghan to Carnarvon
3 Inn Quay
23 Aug 1858
My Lord
As Col Moody has been appointed Govr of the new Colony I again beg to offer my Services as Colonial Sect for it referring to my letter & to the Memorials presented to the Foreign Office on my favor. If sent out I would run the risk of being Manuscript imageSecretary.
I have the Honor to be My
Your Most obet Ser
Wm Kernaghan
To the Rt. Hon The Earl of Carnarvon
Colonial office
Minutes by CO staff
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Ansr that Col. Moody has not been appointed Govr of B. Columbia.
As for the Secretaryship refer him to letter of the 5 Augt.
ABd. 26 Augt. HM Augt 26
Annex draft.
C. Aug 27
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Merivale to Kernaghan, 4 September, 1858, referring him to Lytton's letter of 5 August.