Ransom to Cardwell
The Bank of British Columbia
80 Lombard Street, E.C.
6 June 1865
Having received a communication from the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury, stating that the Governor of British Columbia had applied to the Colonial Office for Copies of the Charter & Supplemental Charter of this Bank, and requesting that such Copies might be furnished you for transmission to the Governor, I now beg to enclose those documents.
I have the honor to be,
Your obedient Servant,
Henry E. Ransom,
Minutes by CO staff
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Forward these copies to the Governor of B. Columbia—who has asked for them.
ABd 7 June
So proceed.
TFE 7/6
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
Not in file.
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Cardwell to Seymour, No. 31, 12 June 1865.
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Colonial Office to Ransom, 14 September 1865, reporting the loss of the Brother Jonathan and probable loss of the mail, and requesting duplicate copies of the bank's charters.