Hamilton to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
Whitehall, S.W.
7 May 1860
I am commanded by the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you that the Paymaster General has been authorized to accept & pay a Bill drawn by W.D. Gosset Esqre by command of the Governor of British Columbia for the sum of £250.
The Bills drawn cannot be identified with the sums which the Governor advises the Secretary of State. That cannot be done till accounts are received.
I am etc.
Geo. A. Hamilton
Minutes by CO staff
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Inform the Governor. L[ithographed] F[orm].
ABd 8 May
TFE 8 May
CF 8
N 10
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Newcastle to Douglas, No. 28, 31 May 1860.