1209 — Vancouver's Island

Stonehouse, Plymouth
9th February 1849
Sir,
I should feel obliged if you would have the goodness to cause the enclosed letter to be forwarded on to Captain Williams' (Govr of Vancouvers Island) address.
I have the honor to be
1Enclosure forwarded to Sir J. Pelly 12 Feb/49.
Sir,
Your obt Sert.
William Slaughter
Captn R.N.K.H.

To the Under Secy
of State
for the Colonies
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Merivale
I am not acquainted with Capn Williams' Address, but I suppose the Letter may be sent to the Hudson's Bay House.
ABd 9/2.
I think so.
[…]
HM F 9
Captn W. is not Govr of Vancouvers Island that I am aware of — but the letter may be sent to the H.B. Co
G. — 10/
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People in this document

Blackwood, Arthur Johnstone

Grey, Henry George

Hawes, Benjamin

Merivale, Herman

Pelly, John Henry

Slaughter, William

Williams, Captain

Organizations in this document

Hudson's Bay Company

Places in this document

Vancouver Island

Slaughter, William to Hawes, Benjamin 9 February 1849, CO 305:2, no. 1209, 371. 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/V496S01.html.

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