Townsend, H. R.
Townsend sought information regarding British Columbia from the Colonial Office. Corresponding with Elliot, Fortescue, and Newcastle, he hoped to make a cheap-form publication about the colony to satisfy the public’s curiosity and the government’s desire for publicity.1
Mentions of this person in the documents
The Colonial Despatches Team. Townsend, H. R.. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/townsend.html.

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