Trutch to Secretary of State
Febry 17th 1865
I beg to solicit your attention to the application addressed by me to the Principal Secretary of State for the Colonies for six weeks extension of the leave of absence granted me by Governor Seymour, and I shall be very thankful for an early reply to that application as the period of my actual leave is now so nearly exhausted.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient servant
Joseph W. Trutch
Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works and Surveyor General
of British Columbia

To the Under Secretary
of State for the Colonies
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Mr Trutch's last letter is, I conclude, under consn. It is not in my division.
ABd 17 Feb
I wrote a draft yesterday, and I place this with it.
TFE 17/2