No. 85
6 October 1868
I have the honor to inform you that I have appointed Mr. Philip J. Hankin, R.N. Colonial Secretary of Sierra Leone, to be Colonial Secretary of British Columbia with a Salary of £800 a year.
By another opportunity I shall communicate to you thedateManuscript image date at which Mr. Hankin proposes to leave this Country for the Colony. He will be entitled to the half Salary of the Office from the date of his embarkation.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Buckingham & Chandos
People in this document

Grenville, Richard

Hankin, Philip J.

Seymour, Frederick

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British Columbia

Grenville, Richard to Seymour, Frederick 6 October 1868, NAC RG7:G8C/15, 452. 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.

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