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Confidential
Downing Street
13 February 1860
Sir,
With reference to my Despatch of the 19th Ultimo I transmit for your Confidential use copies of a further correspondence between H.M's Government and the Government of the United States on the question now pending with respect to the Island of San Juan together with a copy of a despatch subsequently received from Manuscript imageLord Lyons reporting the substance of a conversation he had had with General Cass on sending him the proposal of H.M's Government for the Settlement of the Oregon Boundary question.
I have etc.
Newcastle
Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes to Douglas, James 13 February 1860, CO 410:1, 257. 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/V607009A.html.

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