Telegram


The Electric and International Telegraph Company

To Lord Carnarvon, Downing Street

From Frederick Seymour, New Westminster

Dated 11 March 1867
Received 14 March 1867

Can provision be made in bill now before parliament for ultimate admission of British Columbia into Canadian Confederacy. I write.
Minutes by CO staff
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It is too late to modify this bill as it has finally passed therefore await despatches referred to which will explain the reasons for this telegram before replying.
B&C 14/3
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See subsequent 126/10839, Sepe/10906.
Seymour, Frederick to Carnarvon, Earl 11 March 1867, CO 60:27, no. 2509, 316. 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/B67041T.html.

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