No. 41
11th August 1869
My Lord,
I have the honor to report the arrival in Esquimalt Harbour, on the 8th Instant, of the American Frigate "Pensacola," bearing the Flag of Rear AdmiralThomasManuscript image Thomas Turner. The Admiral called on me the day after his arrival, and he left Esquimalt yesterday to visit the Ports on Puget Sound.
2. I understood from Admiral Turner that the "Pensacola" would return here for a few days previous to her departure for San Francisco.
I have the honor to be
My Lord,
YourManuscript image Your Lordship's most obedient
humble Servant
Philip J. Hankin
Administering the Government
Minutes by CO staff
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To Admiralty for infn L[ithographed] F[orm]. They will probably however receive notice of the visit from the Naval Authorities.
WR 13/9/69
FR 13/9
G 17/9