No. 10a
Vancouver Island
25 March 1864
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to report my arrival in this colony.
This being Good Friday I have deferred assuming the Government till tomorrow when I will take the usual oath of office & Report having done so by the next mail.
I have the honor to be My Lord Duke
Your Graces very obedient
humble Servant
A.E. Kennedy

To His Grace the Duke of Newcastle K.G.
&c &c
Minutes by CO staff
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Put by.
ABd 12 May
TFE 12 May
CF 13
EC 14