No. 107
8th December 1864
I have the honor to request that I may be furnished with the information described in the enclosed Memorandum of the Acting Colonial Secretary relative to the management and discipline of Gaols and Prisons, at as early a period as convenient.
I have the honor to be,
Your most obedient Servant
A.E. Kennedy
Minutes by CO staff
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ABd 13 Feb
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Memorandum, Wakeford to Kennedy, 7 December 1864, discussing the urgent need for prison reform and asking that guidelines be forwarded from England regarding the construction and operation of jails.
Other documents included in the file
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Elliot to H. Waddington, 21 April 1865, forwarding copy of the despatch and enclosure and asking that the required information be sent to the colony.