Head to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Hudsons Bay House
August 1/65
Sir
In reply to your letter of July 28h I have much pleasure in providing for Mr Secretary Cardwell's information a statement of the amount received by the Company from lands in Vancouver Island.
I am Sir
Your obdt Servant
Edmund Head
Governor
Minutes by CO staff
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ABd 2 Augt
Mr Cardwell
The House of Assembly state the amt of sales (of the unbought property) to be $426,237 wh seems to be nearly the true amount. I had mistaken the statement of the Assembly when I minuted the P.S. on 7760 B.Cola.
That reportManuscript image now remains to be acted on.
FR 2/8
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Statement showing "Sales of Victoria (V.I.) Town and Suburban Lots, forming portions of Lands contained in Sections 18, 31, and 32, Victoria District" showing a total of £76,690.16.2, with explanatory note attached.
Head, Edmund Walker to Rogers, Frederic 1 August 1865, CO 305:27, no. 7445, 283. 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/V655MI06.html.

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