No. 62
15 August 1868
Sir,
With reference to previous correspondence on the subject of the Mail service between this country and British Columbia, I transmit to you a copy of a letter which I have received from the Postmaster General relating to an alleged arrangement with the PostOfficeManuscript image Office authorities of the United States and of the answer which I have caused to be returned to that letter.
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, Scudamore to Rogers, 10 August 1868, redarding an arrangement made at the request of the Government of British Columbia for the transmission of mail via Portland instead of San Francisco.
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Copy, Blackfan to the Postmaster General, 23 July 1868, stating that closed mail could be sent to the colonies via Portland instead of San Francisco.
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Copy, Rogers to the Secretary General of the Post Office, 15 August 1868, stating that a reply to his despatch regarding the postal routes had not yet been received.
Grenville, Richard to Seymour, Frederick 15 August 1868, NAC RG7:G8C/15, 305. 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/B687062.html.

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