No. 7
16th March 1867
Sir,
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 18 of the 10th of January, and, under the peculiar circumstances to which you refer, I have to convey to you my sanction for the extension of Mr. Birch's leave of absence fromthisManuscript image this office until the 1st of August (the arrival of the West India Mail) in order that you may have the benefit of his services during the present Legislative Session.
A telegraphic message to the above effect was sent by my Predecessor on the 7th Instant, through Her Majesty's Consul at New York.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Buckingham & Chandos
People in this document

Birch, Arthur Nonus

Grenville, Richard

Seymour, Frederick

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Colonial Office

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New York

Grenville, Richard to Seymour, Frederick 16 March 1867, NAC RG7:G8C/14, 110. 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/B677107.html.

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