Booth to Under-Secretary of State
Office of Committee of Privy Council for Trade
Whitehall
23 March 1861
I am directed by the Lords of the Committee of Privy Council for Trade to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 19th Instant transmitting, by the direction of the Duke of Newcastle, a Copy of a Proclamation issued by the Governor of British Columbia (No 23) "Customs Act Amendment 1860," and requesting their Lordships' opinion whether this Proclamation may properly be allowed; and I am to request that you will state to the Duke of Newcastle that My Lords see no objection to the Proclamation.
I have etc.
James Booth
Minutes by CO staff
Manuscript image
See 2797 T-y Letter.
ABd 28/3
TFE 28/3
Booth, James to Fortescue, Chichester 23 March 1861, CO 60:12, no. 2727, 186. 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/B615TA01.html.

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