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Correspondence, 3 April 1846
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3 April 1846 (Creation)
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1 handwritten letter ; 20.4cm x 32.4cm.
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Correspondence from A. Barclay [secretary] at Hudson's Bay House, London, [England] to William Mactavish, who was likely at York Factory.
The letter informs Mactavish that he has been promoted to the rank of Chief Trader. Mactavish is also informed that he can expect his commission will be sent once the "Deed of Covenant" is signed.
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Formerly labelled as item #55.
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- Mactavish, William (Subject)