No. 53
18 July 1868
Sir,
I have the honor to transmit to you for your information Copies of two letters which have been addressed to me by Mr. Francis Poole applying for a concession of Queen Charlotte Island together with a copy of the answerwhichManuscript image which has been returned to him by my direction.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Buckingham & Chandos
Other documents included in the file
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Copy, Poole to the Duke of Buckingham, 29 June 1868, asking the government to grant him a consession of Queen Charlottle Island "not upon [his] responsibility alone but upon the condition [he] should find adequate capital to carry out" certain objects.
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Copy, Poole to Rogers, 8 July 1868, inquiring about his application for a concession of Queen Charlotte Island.
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Copy, Adderley to Poole, 18 July 1868, denying the application for a consession of Queen Charlottle Island, but stating as per normal regulations, Poole could purchase the island himself.
Grenville, Richard to Seymour, Frederick 18 July 1868, NAC RG7:G8C/15, 266. 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/B687053.html.

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