Hamilton to Under-Secretary of State
Treasury Chambers
18th November 1867
I am directed by the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you for the information of the Secretary of State, that a Warrant was issued by the War Department on the 2nd inst. to the Paymaster General for payment to the Crown Agents for the Colonies, of the sum of £296.16.11, due to the Colony of British ColumbiaforManuscript image for pensions and gratuities paid in that Colony for the year 1866.
I am,
Your obedient Servant,
Geo. A. Hamilton
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir F. Rogers
Instruct the Agents to receive the amount & inform the Governor. The Treasury has been 9 weeks about this.
WR 19 Nov 67
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At once.
FR 19/11
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Buckingham to Seymour, No. 88, 20 November 1867 informing Seymour that the Crown Agents will receive “the amount due to the Colony of British Columbia for pensions and gratuities paid by [British Columbia] during the year 1866.”
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Rogers to Crown Agents, 22 November 1867, stating the warrant had been issued.