Hamilton to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
Whitehall, S.W.
7 May 1860
Sir,
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
Inform.
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.
Hamilton, George Alexander to Elliot, Thomas Frederick 7 May 1860, CO 60:9, no. 4602, 214. 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/B605TE19.html.

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