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A further despatch relative to the proposed union of British Columbia and Vancouver Island (in continuation of papers presented 31st May 1866)

Great Britain. Parliament.

A further despatch relative to the proposed union of British Columbia and Vancouver Island (in continuation of papers presented 31st May 1866)

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Published by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Columbia -- Politics and government -- 1849-1871.,
  • Colombie-Britannique -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1849-1871.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Digital series = CIHM/ICMH collection numérisée -- no. 46304, Command papers / Great Britain. Parliament -- C. 3694.
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19399677M
    ISBN 100659958279
    OCLC/WorldCa70586779

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[Great Britain. Parliament.]. A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. "Presented to both houses of Parliament by command of Her Majesty, 31st May " -- Title page. Extent: ii, 44 pages: tables ; 34 cm: Subject: British Columbia--History Vancouver Island (B.C.)--History Columbia--Politics and.

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An act for the union of the colony of Vancouver Island with the colony of British Columbia.: 6th August [sic]. BC Ferry Commission/Order/ s. 55 Page 1: PO Box Stn Prov Govt, Victoria BC, V8W 9J7 [email protected] IN THE MATTER OF A Major Capital Expenditure for a Cable Ferry Proposed by British Columbia Ferry Services Inc.

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