No. 63
8th April 1869
My Lord,
Not having received any answer to my despatches mentioned in the margin,
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Governor to Secretary of State
No. 131 of 12th December (803)
Confidentials,
of 16th November (468)
" 21st November (469)
" 29th November (546)
" 12th December (835)
I have determined to incur no longer the responsibilityofManuscript image of keeping Lieutenant Hankin, R.N. out of the office of Colonial Secretary to which he was appointed by Royal Warrant.
I have issued a Commission to him today and have sworn him into office.
I have the honor to be
My Lord,
Your Lordship's most obedient
humble Servant
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir F. Sandford
See also 5589. Ack: receipt.
CC 18 May
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At once.
FRS 19/5
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Granville to Seymour, No. 48, 28 May 1869.
Seymour, Frederick to Leveson-Gower, Granville George 8 April 1869, CO 60:35, no. 5586, 456. 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/B69063.html.

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