Downing Street
2 January 1857
With reference to my desp. of this day's date announcing the appointment of Captians Prevost & Richards to mark out a portion of the boundary line between GB & the United States, I transmit to you (confidentially & for your own information only) copy of the letter & accompanying paper of instructions addressed to those gentlemen by order of Lord Clarendon.
I have the honor to be Sir,
Your most obedient humble servant
H. Labouchere

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1Clarendon to Prevost, 20 December 1856, enclosing instructions for boundary commission.
  1. The following transcription reflects the RG7 collection's version. Presumably, the original transcription team were working from the RG7 file, which is missing at this time.
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Clarendon, Earl

Douglas, James

Labouchere, Henry

Prevost, James Charles

Richards, George Henry

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Colonial Office