No. 2
7th January 1865
With reference to your Despatch No. 74 of the 14th of September enclosing copy of a letter from Mr. Thomas L. Wood, I have the honor to inform you that I am unable to come to any definite conclusion respecting the appointment of an Attorney General for VancouverIslandManuscript image Island Island until the Assembly shall have voted a Salary for that Office, but as at present advised I consider that the appointment should be made from this Country.
I have the honor to be
Your obedient servant
Edward Cardwell
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Kennedy, Arthur

Wood, Thomas Lett

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Cardwell, Edward to Kennedy, Arthur 7 January 1865, NAC RG7:G8C/5, 5. 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.

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