1st June 1866
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your despatches, of the numbers and dates noted in the margin.
Originals No. 6, 31 January, and No. 7, 16 February; No. 12, 12 March, to No. 18, 12 April 1866. Separate 31 March 1866. Duplicates No. 8 to No. 10.
(Original despatches supposed to have been lost in wreck of "Labouchere".)
I have the honor to be,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Arthur N. Birch
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Birch, Arthur Nonus to Cardwell, Edward 1 June 1866, CO 60:24, no. 6772, 295. 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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