No. 1
Downing Street,
16th July 1866
I have the honor to inform you that I have received by Telegraph Resolutions of the House of Assembly of Vancouver Island dated the 20th of June relative to the union of that Colony with British Columbia.
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I will not now enter upon any discussion of the subject as I understand from the telegram which I have received from you dated the 24th of June that it is your intention to report upon the question by the next Mail.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble Servant
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Carnarvon, Earl

Kennedy, Arthur

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British Columbia

Vancouver Island

Carnarvon, Earl to Kennedy, Arthur 16 July 1866, NAC RG7:G8C/5, 423. 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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