1
Downing Street
19th September 1851
Sir,
In compliance with the request contained in Mr Blanshard's Despatch of the 5th February last, with its enclosures, I transmit herewith the copy of a Report which I have received from the Hudson's Bay Company, and which by the terms of the Royal Charter they are required to furnish once in every two years at least, shewing the quantity of land sold by the Company at Vancouver's Island at thepriceManuscript image price of one pound per acre.
I have etc.
Grey
Governor Douglas
&c &c &c
VanCouvers Island
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
Manuscript image
Pelly to Grey, 12 June 1851, reporting land sales on Vancouver Island.
Footnotes
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People in this document

Blanshard, Richard

Douglas, James

Grey, Henry George

Pelly, John Henry

Organizations in this document

Hudson's Bay Company

Places in this document

Vancouver Island

Grey, Henry George to Douglas, James 19 September 1851, LAC RG7:G8C/1, 25. 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/V517102.html.

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