Item FC 3213 L55 019.001 - 1839 (May) from John Smith to Smithurst

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1839 (May) from John Smith to Smithurst

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FC 3213 L55 019.001

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  • May 23, 1839 (Creation)

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One sheet of paper and one envelope.

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Place: Hudsons Bay House, London [England]

From: John Smith

To: The Revd John Smithurst, Church Missionary House, Salisbury Square [London, England]

Details: 1pp

Notes: This letter confirms a previous conversation between John Smith of Hudson's Bay House in London and Reverend John Smithurst. Rev. Smithurst is awarded the position of chaplain to the Hudson's Bay Company at Red River in Rupert's Land. He is granted passage from London to Fort Garry [modern-day Winnipeg].

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Bruce Peel Special Collections is part of the University of Alberta Libraries.

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