No. 139
Victoria
22nd December 1868
My Lord Duke,
I have had the honor to receive Your Grace's despatch No 99 of the 10 November 1868 respecting aclaimManuscript image claim advanced by the War department against the Colony for the Sum of £141.1.3. I need hardly assure Your Grace that British Columbia has not sunk sufficiently low to be unable to meet this smallpaymentManuscript image payment and the requisite instructions will be sent to the Colonial Agents.
I have the honor to be
My Lord Duke
Your Grace's most obedient
humble Servant
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
Manuscript image
Sir F. Sandford
Copy to War Office for information.
CC 25/2
Manuscript image
At once.
FRS 25/2
Manuscript image
Inform the W.O. Don't send a copy of this foolish despatch.
Manuscript image
See subsequent Agents/2837 March 12, 1869.
Other documents included in the file
Manuscript image
Sandford to Under-Secretary of State, War Department, 27 February 1869, advising payment of debt forthcoming.
Seymour, Frederick to Grenville, Richard 22 December 1868, CO 60:33, no. 2183, 693. 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/B68139.html.

Last modified: 2020-12-02 13:40:34 -0800 (Wed, 02 Dec 2020) (SVN revision: 5008)