Brand & Co. to Fortescue (Parliamentary Under-Secretary)
109 Fenchurch Street, London E.C.
6th May 1862 C.S. Fortescue Esq Under Colonial Secretary &c &c &c

The accompanying power of Attorney of C.S. Wylde in favor of Green & Benjamins of Surinam, having proved inoperative in Consequence of the Signature of the Governor of British Columbia, appended thereto, not having been legalised by a Dutch Functionary, we take the liberty of applying to you to obtain the favor of a Certificate from your Department to the genuineness of the Signature of Governor Douglas.
We have the honor to be, Sir,
Your most Obedient Servants
W. & H. Brand & Co
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Elliot to Brand and Company, 13 May 1862, returning their power of attorney with the signature of the governor duly certified.
Brand and Company to Fortescue, Chichester 6 May 1862, CO 60:14, no. 4601, 335. 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.

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