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Item 13-007 - Proclamation. By His Excellency, James Douglas, Governor and Commander-in-Chief of British Columbia, having the force of Law, to authorize the levying of Custom Duties upon Goods imported into British Columbia. Whereas, it is expedient to provide ways and means to enable Her Majesty to defray the Public Expenses of the Colony of British Columbia,…

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Proclamation. By His Excellency, James Douglas, Governor and Commander-in-Chief of British Columbia, having the force of Law, to authorize the levying of Custom Duties upon Goods imported into British Columbia. Whereas, it is expedient to provide ways and means to enable Her Majesty to defray the Public Expenses of the Colony of British Columbia,…

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RBSC-ARC-1300-13-007

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  • Dec. 3, 1858 (Creation)

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2 pages on both sides of single sheet.

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BRITISH COLUMBIA. V. [coat of arms type A] R. PROCLAMATION. BY HIS EXCELLENCY, JAMES DOUGLAS, GOVERNOR AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, HAVING THE FORCE OF LAW, TO AUTHORIZE THE LEVYING OF CUSTOMS DUTIES UPON GOODS IMPORTED INTO BRITISH COLUMBIA. ... ISSUED UNDER THE PUBLIC SEAL OF THE COLONY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, AT VICTORIA, VANCOUVER’S ISLAND, THIS THIRD DAY OF DECEMBER, ONE THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED AND FIFTY-EIGHT, IN THE TWENTY-SECOND YEAR OF HER MAJESTY’S REIGN, BY ME, (SIGNED) JAMES DOUGLAS, GOVERNOR. [L.S.] {brackets in text} GOD SAVE THE QUEEN.

First customs levies for Colony of British Columbia.

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