No. 123
20th November 1865
Sir,
I have had the honor to receive your despatch No. 62 of 3rd September, in which you desire me to convey to the Authorities who were instrumental in the foundationofManuscript image of the Indian School at St Mary's, your appreciation of the Services they have thus rendered to the Colony.
2. I enclose a copy of the letter which I have received from the Roman Catholic Bishop in reply to the communication which I addressed to him in obedience to your instructions.
I have the honor to be,
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Arthur N. Birch
Minutes by CO staff
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ABd 5 Feby
A Civil acknowledgment by the R.C. Bishop of a compliment paid to the Managers of an Indian School.
Put by.
TFE 7 Feby
EC 9
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Roman Catholic Bishop to Birch, 18 November 1865, expressing thanks at the encouragement and approval of their work as conveyed by the secretary of state.
Birch, Arthur Nonus to Cardwell, Edward 20 November 1865, CO 60:22, no. 1194, 460. 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/B65123.html.

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