No. 58
8 June 1871
I transmit to you for your information and in reply to your Despatch No. 47 of the 20th April a Copy of a Despatch which I have addressed to Lord Lisgar instructing him to bring the question of the jurisdiction of the SupremeCourtManuscript image Court of British Columbia over lunatics and Idiots and their Estates under the Consideration of his Ministers after the union of the Colony with the Dominion of Canada.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble servant
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Kimberley to Lisgar, 8 June 1871, forwarding a "Memorandumg by the Chief Justice" regarding the "custody and managment of Idiots, Lunatics and their estates."
Wodehouse, John to Musgrave, Anthony 8 June 1871, NAC RG7:G8C/18, 161. 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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