Morley to Monsell (Parliamentary Under-Secretary)
Wood Street, Cheapside
London E.C.
June 17 1870
Dear Sir
I should be much obliged if it is within the province of the Colonial office to obtain the information requested by my correspondent
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The Rev William Robinson, Cambridge
in the accompanying letter. He is a gentleman of much scientific knowledge, a highly respectable dissenting minister in Cambridge. He has sent three copies of the letter supposing it possible that a copy may be sent to three different persons to obtainManuscript image the information which is sought.
I venture to commend the matter to your kind consideration.
I am, dear Sir,
Yours faithfully
S. Morley

Right Hon W. Monsell
Minutes by CO staff
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Ans[wer] June 18 happy to send to Govt with request to supply infn [possible two-three words illegible]. Can we do this.
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Mr Herbert
I annex a Dft in accordance with Mr Monsells minute.
WR 18/6/70
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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William Robinson to Morley, 13 June 1870, requesting assistance in obtaining information about the terraces along the Fraser and Thompson Rivers in British Columbia.
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Granville to Musgrave, No. 67, 21 June 1870.
Morley, S. to Monsell, William 17 June 1870, CO 60:42, no. 6632, 359. 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/B706M08.html.

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