No. 28
18 October 1870
Sir,
In reply to your Despatch No. 95 of the 28th July, relative to the reward granted by the United States of America to Samuel Harris as compensation for injuries sustained in the Panama Riots 1856, I have the honor to inform you that a letter has been received from the Foreign OfficestatingManuscript image stating that the Paymaster General has been instructed to transfer the sum of £175.15.7 to the credit of British Columbia with the Crown Agents for the Colonies.
You have my authority for paying this sum out of the local Treasury to Mr. Harris.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Kimberley
People in this document

Harris, Samuel

Musgrave, Anthony

Wodehouse, John

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Offices of the Crown Agents for the Colonies

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British Columbia

Wodehouse, John to Musgrave, Anthony 18 October 1870, NAC RG7:G8C/17, 435. 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/B707128.html.

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