Wilson to Robinson (Senior Assistant Clerk)
The Electric & International Telegraph Company
Telegraph Street, London
October 25th 1867
Dear Sir,
I have now received an answer to my inquiry as to whether a message can be sent to British Columbia, and I am informed by the Anglo American Telegraph Company that messages are sent direct by wire to British Columbia. I regret I could not send you this information earlier.
I have the honor to be
Dear Sir,
Your obedient Servant

P. Schultz Wilson
Asst Secty
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Telegraph messages are sent direct to B Columbia via New York. Acknowledge these letters officially & thank Mr Wilson for the information wh he has supplied.
WR 25 Oct
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Put by, at once.
TFE 25/10
Wilson, P. Schultz to Robinson, William 25 October 1867, CO 60:30, no. 10495, 348. 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/B675MI16.html.

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