Childers to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
29th January 1866
Sir
The Lords Commissoners of Her Majesty's Treasury have had before Them your letter of the 17th Instant, and its enclosure.
Their Lordships desire me to state for the information of Mr Secretary Cardwell, that They are of opinion that the Acting Governor of British Columbia may be authorized to place the Assay Department of the Mint in that Colony under the distinct control of the Superintendent, and not, as heretofore, under the nominal charge of the Treasurer.
I am. Sir,
Your obedient Servant
Hugh C.E. Childers
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Inform the Acting Governor of this decision of the Treasury.
ABd 31 Jany
Draft.
TFE 31/1
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply,Cardwell to Officer Administering the Government, No. 7, 16 February 1866.
Childers, Hugh C. E. to Rogers, Frederic 29 January 1866, CO 60:26, no. 979, 138. 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/B665TE03.html.

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