No. 104
Victoria
7th September 1867
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to forward an authenticated and two plain copies of an Ordinance of the late Session of the Legislature of this Colony entitled;No 21Manuscript image No 21. An Ordinance to render uniform the laws establishing a decimal system of Accounts and regulating the Currency of the Colony. The Attorney General's report is enclosed.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord Duke
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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CC 4 Nov
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Sir. F. Rogers
Currency Ordinance. This Ordinance applies to the whole of the Colony the B. Columbia Ordinances of 1865 & 1866 with the exception that no mention is made of the florin which in the Ordinance of 1865 (SS 8) was made a legal tender for 50 cents. Sanction.
HTH 5/11
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(At once.) Sanction no doubt but we had better send it first to Try.
FR 6/11
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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H.P.P. Crease, Attorney General, to Seymour, 3 July 1867, reporting on the ordinance as per despatch.
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Rogers to Secretary to the Treasury, 11 November 1867, forwarding copy of the ordinance and report for consideration.
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Elliot to Secretary to the Treasury, 8 June 1868, requesting reply to previous correspondence concerning the currency of British Columbia.
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V. Delves Broughton, Treasury, to Cox, 3 December 1868, requesting duplicates of letters previously sent concerning the currency of British Columbia.
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir. F. Rogers
Copies have been sent. The arrears are accounted for.
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Rogers to Treasury, 25 March 1869, requesting reply to earlier correspondence concerning the currency of British Columbia.
Seymour, Frederick to Grenville, Richard 7 September 1867, CO 60:29, no. 10814, 65. 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/B67104.html.

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