[Equte?] to Under-Secretary of State
November 5. 1867
Sir,
I am directed by the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs to transmit to you for the information of the Duke of Buckingham, the accompanying copy of a despatch which has been received from Her Majesty's Consul at Francisco reporting the Departure for Sitka of the United States Steam Ship "Ossifree" having on board the Russian and United States Commissioners deputed for the cession of the Russian possessions.
I am, Sir,
Your most obedient
humble servant

E.C. [Equte?]
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir F. Rogers
Put by.
CC 6 Nov
FR 6/11
B&C 7/11
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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W.L. Booker, British Consul, to Lord Stanley, 28 September 1867, reporting departure for Alaska of the Ossifree.
Equte, E. C. to Adderley, Charles Bowyer 5 November 1867, CO 60:30, no. 10898, 166. 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/B675FO05.html.

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