No. 19
14 April 1866
I have received and laid before The Queen the Ordinance No. 1 of 1866, intituled "An Ordinance in Confirmation of certain Ordinances," which accompanied your despatch No. 7 of the 26th January, and I am commanded to informyouManuscript image you that Her Majesty has been graciously pleased to sanction and confirm this Ordinance.
You will communicate Her Majesty's decision to the inhabitants of the Colony of British Columbia in the usual and most authentic manner.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble servant
Edward Cardwell
The Officer Administering the Government
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Birch, Arthur Nonus

Cardwell, Edward

Victoria, Alexandrina

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Cardwell, Edward to Birch, Arthur Nonus 14 April 1866, NAC RG7:G8C/13, 111. 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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