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Correspondence, 17 June 1871
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17 June 1871 (Creation)
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1 handwritten letter ; 23.1cm x 18.4cm.
1 handwritten transcript of the letter ; 10.8cm x 9.9cm.
1 handwritten descriptive document ; 21.4cm x 11.5cm.
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Correspondence from Donald A. Smith at Hudson's Bay House, London, [England] to Henry Connolly at Rigolet, Labrador Coast. Also included is a handwritten transcript and a brief description of significant people and places mentioned in the letter.
The letter asks the recipient to allow the passage of [Mr. McArthur], who has recently retired, through Labrador.
The descriptive document provides some biographical information about Donald Smith and Henry Connolly as well as some information about Fort Rigolette [sic].
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Formerly labelled as item #69.
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- Hudson's Bay Company (Subject)