No. 18
13th September 1855
My Lord
Enclosed with the Despatch for your Lordship, is transmitted a letter addressed to the Royal Commissioners of the Patriotic Fund, enclosing a Bill for 60.1.6, being the sum contributed within the District of Victoria, on behalf of the Patriotic Fund.
I have the honor to be
Your Lordship's most obedient humble Servant
James Douglas
Governor

The Right Honble Lord John Russel [Russell]
Her Majesty's principal Secretary of State
For the Colonial Department.
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Merivale
Forward the enclosure to the Patriotic fund Commissioners?
VJ 27 Nov
Annex dt & forward enclosure.
HM N 28
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Labouchere to Douglas, No. 2, 17 December 1855, forwarding a receipt from the "Commissioners of the Patriotic Fund" for the amount raised at Victoria.
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Draft, Colonial Office to Secretary to the Patriotic Fund, 5 December 1855, forwarding enclosures from the despatch.
People in this document

Douglas, James

Jadis, Vane

Labouchere, Henry

Merivale, Herman

Russell, John

Organizations in this document

Colonial Office

Places in this document

Vancouver Island

Victoria

Douglas, James to Russell, John 13 September 1855, CO 305:6, no. 10887, 144. 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/V55118.html.

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