No. 12
Downing Street,
16 August 1859
Sir,
I have to acknowledge the receipt of your despatch No 20 of the 8th June, requesting that directions might be given for a supply of Postage Stamps and other articles specified for the use of the Post Office in Vancouvers Island and British Columbia, and I transmit to you the copy ofaManuscript image a letter from the Treasury, stating that instructions have been given to the Agent General to procure these articles and forward them without delay.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble servant
Newcastle
People in this document

Douglas, James

Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes

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Treasury

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British Columbia

Vancouver Island

Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes to Douglas, James 16 August 1859, LAC RG7:G8C/8, 208. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B597112.html.

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