No. 38
Downing Street
24 July 1863
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 33 of the 21st of May, and to express my approval of the measures adopted by you for checking the supply of Spirits by the Masters of Trading Vessels to the Indians on the North West Coast of British Columbia. I have had muchpleasureManuscript image pleasure in forwarding to the board of Admiralty a copy of your Despatch commending the services of Commander Pike.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble servant
People in this document

Douglas, James

Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes

Pike, John W.

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Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty

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British Columbia

Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes to Douglas, James 24 July 1863, NAC RG7:G8C/10, 531. 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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