No. 6, Military
Victoria, 3th March 1864
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to forward herewith an Account with Vouchers, of Receipts and Disbursements of Imperial Funds in connection with the Island of San Juan &ca between the 1st January and 31st December 1863.
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2. It will be seen that at the close of the Account there is a Balance due the Colony of £2115.4.8. I have therefore authorized the Treasurer to draw upon Her Majesty's Paymaster General, in the usual manner, for the sum of Two Thousand Five Hundred pounds (£2,500), and I have to request that you will be pleased to cause the Bills upon this account to be duly accepteduponManuscript image upon presentation.
I have the honor to be
My Lord Duke
Your Graces most obedient
and humble Servant
James Douglas
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Send copy of this Desp. to the Treasury with the Receipts & Vouchers?
VJ 30 April
TFE 30/4
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Statement of receipts and disbursements, as per despatch, dated 25 February 1864, signed by Alexander Watson, treasurer.
Other documents included in the file
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Elliot to George Hamilton, Treasury, 5 May 1864, transmitting copy of the despatch and enclosures.