Romaine to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
2nd January 1865
Sir
I am commanded by my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty to send you herewith, for the information of Mr Secretary Cardwell, an Extract of a Letter from Rear Admiral The Honble J. Denman, dated the 8th Novr, No 38, reporting on the state of affairs in Vancouver Island.
I am, Sir,
Your most obedient Servant
W.G. Romaine
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
The Admiral's account is satisfactory.
VJ 3 Jan
Put by?
TFE 3 Jany
CF 4
EC 5
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Extract, Denman to Admiralty, 8 November 1864, reporting on recent proceedings to apprehend natives accused of murdering whites and on the current satisfactory state of affairs with regard to native populations in the colony.
Romaine, William Govett to Rogers, Frederic 2 January 1865, CO 305:27, no. 60, 3. 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/V655AD01.html.

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