No. 9
Downing Street
5 May 1856
Sir,
Referring to my despach No 8 of the 26th Ulto, I transmit to you herewith a Warrant under the Royal Sign Manual authorizing you to pass Letters Patent under the Public Seal of Vancouvers Island appointing Mr David Cameron to the Office of Chief Justice of that Colony.
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You will call upon Mr Cameron for the sum of one pound ten shillings, the value of the Stamp on the enclosed Warrant, and remit the amount to Mr Smith, the Chief Clerk of my office.
I have the honor to be Sir,
Your most obedient humble Servant
H. Labouchere

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Warrant, 25 April 1856, signed by Labouchere, appointing Cameron chief justice of Vancouver Island.
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Cameron, David

Douglas, James

Labouchere, Henry

Smith, Peter

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Vancouver Island

Labouchere, Henry to Douglas, James 5 May 1856, CO 410:1. 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/V567009.html.

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