No. 11
23 March 1867
Sir,
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 13 of the 4th of January last. I approve of the measures you have taken for admitting, free of duty, articles properly Certified to be the growth of the Island of San Juan.
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The question of San Juan is now under the consideration of Her Majesty's Government, who will not lose sight of the desirableness of inducing the Government of the United States to agree upon some method of settling the right to the Island.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Buckingham & Chandos
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Grenville, Richard

Seymour, Frederick

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Grenville, Richard to Seymour, Frederick 23 March 1867, NAC RG7:G8C/14, 142. 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/B677111.html.

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