No. 24
Downing Street
27 November 1866
Sir,
With reference to my despatch No. 23 of the 16th November I have the honor to transmit to you the accompanying Extract from the Minutes of a Meeting of the Committee of the Hudson's Bay Company held on the 20th November 1866, expressing the opinion of the GovernorandManuscript image and Committee of that Body that it is the duty of the Company to discourage in every way the sale of spirits to the Indians in Vancouver Island and British Columbia.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble servant
Carnarvon

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"Extract from the Minutes of a Meeting of the Committee of the Hudson's Bay Company held November 20th 1866" regarding the sale of liquor to First Nations.
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Carnarvon, Earl to Seymour, Frederick 27 November 1866, NAC RG7:G8C/13, 380. 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/B667124.html.

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