Romaine to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
2nd January 1865
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.