Smith to Under-Secretary of State
Hudson's Bay House
December 16th 1857
I am directed by the Governor and Committee of the Hudson's Bay Company to acknowledge the receipt of Mr Merivale's letter of the 14th Instant with the accompanying copy of a letter from Mr Adam Gordon in reference to the price of land in Vancouver's Island, and I am to state in reply that the requisite information will be duly furnished to that Gentleman.
I have the honour to be Sir
Your most obedt Servant
W.G. Smith

The Under Secretary of State
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Colonial Office
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Mr Merivale
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Smith, William G. to Fortescue, Chichester 16 December 1857, CO 305:8, no. 11424, 345. 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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