In the Privy Council.


IN  THE  MATTER   of   the   BOUNDARY   between   the       DOMINION   of   CANADA   and   the   COLONY   of       NEWFOUNDLAND in the LABRADOR PENINSULA.



TABLE   OF   CONTENTS

OF

VOLUME   II

OF

JOINT   APPENDIX.



PART IV.

No.
Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.

SECTION II. — CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN GOVERNOR OF                 NEWFOUNDLAND AND COLONIAL OFFICE AND GOVERNMENT                 OF CANADA RELATIVE TO BOUNDARY AT COAST OF                  LABRADOR, 1888-1890.
 
 62   18th July 1888  ..                               C  Dispatch from Lord Knutsford to Governor General     . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 339 
 63  26th May 1888  ..  C  Dispatch from Governor Blake to Lord Knutsford . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 340 
 64  22nd May 1888 ..  C  Letter from Mr. Justice Pinsent to Governor Blake . .     . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 341 
 65    7th Aug. 1888  ..  C  Memorandum from the Office of the Goveror General's Secretary to the Clerk of the Privy Council       . .      . .      . .      . . 343 
 66   4th Sept, 1888  ..  C  Memorandum, Clerk of the Privy Council to Deputy Minister of the Interior of Canada 343 
 67  9th April 1889  ..  C  Dispatch from Lord Knutsford to Lord Stanley of Preston . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 344 
 68  27th Feb. 1889  ..  C  Dispatch from Sir T. O'Brien to Lord Knutsford      . .     . .      . .       . .     . .      . . 344 
 69  15th Feb. 1889  ..  C  Letter from Mr. Pinsent to Sir T. O'Brien . . 345 
70 10th May 1889 ..  C  Memorandum by Sir J. A. Macdonald      . . 346 
71 10th June 1889 ..  C  Memorandum, J. Johnston to A. M. Burgess 347 
72       ——            ..  C  Sketch Map prepared by J. Johnston       . .    348A 
73 12th July 1889  ..  C  Imperial Statutes relating to Labrador since the British Conquest of Canada in 1760    . . 349 
74         1864   ..   C  Copies from Governor Bannerman's Commission  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 350 
75 15th Aug. 1889 ..  C  Dispatch from Lord Knustford to Lord Stanley of Preston  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 350 
76 27th Nov. 1889 ..  C  Certified copy Report of a Committee of the Honourable the Privy Council, approved by His Excellency the Governor General in Coucil   . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 351 
77 1st Mar. 1890  ..   C  Dispatch from Lord Knutsford to Lord Stanley of Preston  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 352 
78 9th Jan. 1890  ..   C  Letter from Colonial Office to Mr. Pinsent 353 
79  11th Jan. 1890  ..  C  Letter from Mr. Pinsent to Colonial Office 354 
80  24th Jan. 1890  ..  C  Letter from Colonial Office to Mr. Pinsent 356 
81  18th Feb. 1890  ..  C  Letter from Mr. Pinsent to Colonial Office 357 
82 11th Apr. 1890  ..  C  Dispatch from Sir Terence O'Brien to Lord Stanley of Preston  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 359 
83 16th Dec. 1890  ..  C  Dispatch, Governor of Newfoundland to Governor General   . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 360 
84 30th Nov. 1895 ..  C  Letter from J. Johnston to A. M. Burgess . . 361 

SECTION III.—DISCUSSION OF THE LABRADOR BOUNDARY QUESTION                 AT THE HALIFAX CONFERENCE, 1892, BETWEEN DELEGATES                 REPRESENTING THE GOVERNMENTS OF CANADA AND                 NEWFOUNDLAND.
 
85  9th Dec. 1892 ..   C  Report of a Committee of the Honourable the Privy Council         . .      . .      . .      . . 362 

SECTION IV.—DOCUMENT RELATING TO THE HUDSON'S BAY                 COMPANY.
 
86  2nd May 1670  ..  J  Extracts from Charter of Hudson's Bay Company    . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 367 
87 1865-1883  ..   N  Extracts from Diaries of the Hudson's Bay Company Post at North West River, Labrador      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 371 
88 16th Feb. 1926  ..   N  Affidavit of W. E. Swaffield  . .      . .       . . 384 

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PART V.

COMMISSIONS AND INSTRUCTIONS TO GOVERNORS OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND INSTRUCTIONS FROM THE ADMIRALTY TO COMMANDERS OF THE KING'S SHIPS.
 
89 15th Mar. 1763 ..  C  Representation of the Lords of Trade respecting alterations in Instructions to Governor of Newfoundland  . .      . .      . . 386 
90 24th Mar. 1763 ..  C  Letter, Secretary of State to Lords of Trade, directing draft of new commission . .      . . 389 
91 29th Mar. 1763 ..   C  Representation of the Lords of Trade, submitting draft  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  390 
92 29th Mar. 1763 ..   C  Draft of Instructions for Thomas Graves  . .  391 
93 25th Apr., 1763 ..  J  Commission appointing Thomas Graves Governor of Newfoundland, etc.     . .      . . 406 
94 2nd May 1763 ..   C  Admiralty Instructions to Captain Thomas Graves . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 406 
95 9th Apr. 1764 ..   J  Committion appointing Hugh Palliser Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Newfoundland, etc.        . .      . .      . .      . . 411 
96 30th Mar. 1764 ..  C  Additional Instructions for Hugh Palliser . . 415 
97 10th Apr. 1764 ..  C  Instructions for Hugh Palliser . .      . .      . . 418 
98 25th Apr. 1764 ..  C  Report of the Lords of the Committee of the Privy Council for Trade and Plantations, on draft of instructions to Hugh Palliser        . . 435 
99 10th May 1765 ..  C  Additional Instructions for Hugh Palliser . . 437 
 100   14th May 1765 ..  J  Admiratity Instructions to Admiral Hugh Palliser . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 438 
101 1st Apr. 1766 ..   C  Admiralty Instructions to Hugh Palliser   . . 445 
102 28th May 1766 ..  J  Letter, Duke of Richmond to Lords of the Admiralty     . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 446 
103 2nd June 1766 ..   C  Admiralty Instructions to Hugh Palliser   . . 447 
104 2nd June 1766 ..   C  Additional Admiralty Instructions to Hugh Palliser . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 449 
105 7th Apr. 1769 ..   C  Representation of the Lords of Trade, submitting draft Commission and Instructions for John Byron   . .      . .      . .  450 
106 3rd May 1769 ..   C  Order in Council approving drafts  . .      . . 451 
107 13th May 1769 ..  C  Commission appointing John Byron Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Newfoundland, etc.      . .      . .      . .      . . 452 
108 10th May 1769 ..  J  Extract from Instructions for John Byron as Governor of Newfoundland, etc.    . .      . .  455 
109 23rd May 1769 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to John Byron    . . 458 
110 16th Mar. 1772 ..   C  Commission Appointing Molyneux Shuldham Governor of Newfoundland, etc. 466 
111 18th Mar. 1772 ..   C  Instructions for Molyneux Shuldam        . . 469 
112 25th Mar, 1772 ..   C  Order in Council approving draft of Instructions for Molyneux Shuldham      . . 472 
113 5th April 1775 ..   C  Order in Council approving draft Commission and Instruction for Robert Duff 473 
114 20th April 1775 ..  C  Commission appointing Robert Duff Governor of Newfoundland   . .      . .      . . 474 
115 21st April 1775 ..   C  Instructions for Robert Duff  . .      . .      . .  478 
116 22nd May 1775 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Robert Duff   . . 496 
117 8th Mar. 1776 ..   C  Order in Council approving draft Commission and Instructions for John Montagu as Governor of Newfoundland . . 506 
118 8th Mar. 1776 ..   C  Instructions for John Montagu      . .      . .  507 
119   28th Jan. 1778 ..  C  Order in Council referring report on grant to John Agnew to Committee of Privy Council 508 
120 7th Feb. 1778 ..   C  Committee Order of the Lords of His Majesty's Privy Council for Plantation Affairs to the Lords of Trade, directing preparation of draft of additional Instruction to Governor of Newfoundland . .      . .      . .  509 
121 13th May 1778 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft of additional Instruction for John Montagu   . . 510 
122 19th Mar. 1779 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft of Commission for Richard Edwards as Governor of Newfoundland    . .      . .      . . 511 
123 1st April 1779 ..   C  Commission appointing Richard Edwards Governor of Newfoundland    . .      . .      . .  512 
124 5th May 1779 ..   C  Order in Council approving draft of Instructions for Richard Edwards    . .      . . 514 
125 6th May 1779 ..   C  Instructions for Richard Edwards    . .      . .  516 
126 30th May 1779 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Richard Edwards 521 
127 27th Mar. 1781 ..  C  Representation of the Lords of Trade submitting draft of additional Instructions 527 
128 27th Mar. 1781 ..  C  Additional Instructions for Richard Edwards 528 
129 26th April 1781 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft Instruction for Richard Edwards   . .      . .      . .      . . 529 
130 24th April 1782 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft Commission for John Campbell as Governor of Newfoundland        . .      . .      . .      . .  530 
131 6th May 1782 ..   C  Commission appointing John Campbell Governor of Newfoundland . .      . .      . .  531 
132 3rd May 1782 ..   C  Order in Council approving draft Instructions for John Campbell    . .      . .  533 
133 10th May 1782 ..  C  Instructions for John Campbell    . .      . .  536 
134 25th May 1782 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to John Campbell 542 
135 16th May 1782 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft additional Instruction for John Campbell     . .      . .  544 
136 22nd Mar. 1786 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft Commission appointing John Elliot Governor of Newfoundland         . .      . .  545 
137 2nd June 1786 ..   N  Instructions for John Elliot . .      . .      . .  546 
138 26th May 1788 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions for John Elliot  . . 556 
139  18th June 1788 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft additional Instruction for John Elliot   . .      . .      . .  561 
140  18th June 1788 ..  C  Additional Instruction for John Elliot   . . 563 [sic]
141 15th May 1789 ..  C  Order in Council approving drafts of Commission and Instructions to Mark Milbanke as Governor of Newfoundland 564 
142 25th May 1789 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Vice-Admiral Milbanke  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 566 
143   7th Aug. 1790 ..  C  Additional Instructions for Mark Milbanke 571 
144 22nd June 1792 ..  C  Order in Council approving drafts of a Commission and Instructions for Sir Richard King as Governor of Newfoundland      . . 574 
145 19th July 1792 ..  J  Commission appointing Sir Richard King 575 
146 18th June 1792 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Rear-Admiral King  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 579 
147 13th June 1794 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft of Instructions for Sir James Wallace as Governor of Newfoundland . .      . .      . .  588 
148 14th June 1794 ..  C  Commission appointing Sir James Wallace 589 
149 20th June 1794 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Sir James Wallace590 [sic]
150  3rd May 1797 ..  C  Order in Council approving drafts of Commission and Instructions for William Waldegrave as Governor of Newfoundland  592 
151 16th May 1797 ..  C  Commission appointing William Waldegrave 593 
152 23rd May 1797 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Vice-Admiral Waldegrave  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 595 
153 21st May 1800 ..  C  Order in Council approving draft Commission and Instructions for Charles Morrice Pole as Governor of Newfoundland 597 
154 24th May 1800 ..  C  Admiralty Instructions to Rear-Admiral Pole 598 
155  6th April 1802 ..  C  Letter, The Admiralty to the Right Hon. Lord Pelham, requesting His Majesty's Commission for James Gambier     . .      . .  600 
156 27th May 1802 ..  C  Commission appointing James Gambier Governor of Newfoundland, etc.    . .      . . 601 
157 27th May 1802 ..  C  Instructions for James Gambier      . .      . .  603 
158   8th June 1802 ..  C  Extract from Admiralty Instructions to Vice-Admiral James Gambier         . .      . .      . .  616 
159 31st May 1804 ..  C  Commission appointing Sir Erasmus Gower Governor of Newfoundland   . .      . .      . . 618 
160   1st May 1804 ..  C  Instructions for Sir Erasmus Gower         . . 620 
161 25th Mar. 1807 ..  C  Letter, The Admiralty to Earl Spencer, requesting Commission for John Holloway to be Governor of Newfoundland    . .      . . 623 
162   7th May 1807 ..  C  Instructions for John Holloway      . .      . .  624 
163 28th May 1807 ..  C  Letter, W. Fawkener to Edward Cooke, transmitting draft of Instructions for Vice-Admiral Holloway        . .      . .      . .      . . 635 
164  3rd April 1810 ..  C  Letter, The Admiralty to the Earl of Liverpool, requesting His Majesty's Commission for Sir John Duckworth to be Governor of Newfoundland, etc.   . .      . . 637 
165  2nd May 1810 ..  C  Order in Council approving drafts of a Commission and Instructions for Sir John Thomas Duckworth    . .      . .      . .      . .  638 
166   4th June 1810 ..  J  Commission appointing Sir John Thomas Duckworth . .      . .     . .      . .      . .      . .  639 
167   5th June 1810 ..  C  Instructions for Sir John Thomas Duckworth, with his observations. .      . . 641 
168 11th Feb. 1813 ..  C  Letter, The Admiralty to Viscout Sidmouth, requesting Commission for Sir Richard Goodwin Keats to be Governor of Newfoundland, etc.     . .      . .      . .      . .  674 
169 18th Mar. 1813 ..  C  Commission appointing Sir Richard Goodwin Keats  . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 675 
170 19th Mar. 1813 ..  J  Instructions for Sir Richard Goodwin Keats 677 
171 19th Mar. 1813 ..  C  Extract from Admiralty Instructions to Sir Richard Goodwin Keats      . .      . .      . .  681 
172   6th May 1816 ..  C  Order in Council approving drafts of a Commission and Instructions for Vice-Admiral Francis Pickmore as Governor of Newfoundland, etc.    . .      . .      . .      . .  684 
173 18th May 1816 ..  J  Commission appointing Vice-Admiral Francis Pickmore . .    . .      . .      . .      . . 685 
174 22nd June 1816 ..  C  Extracts from Admiralty Instructions to Francis Pickmore . .    . .      . .      . .      . . 687 
175    1st June 1817 ..  C  Royal Instructions authorising Goveror of Newfoundland to make grants of land   . . 691 
176   9th May 1818 ..  C  Instructions for Sir Charles Hamilton as Governor of Newfoundland, etc., with his observations      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 692 
177 27th May 1818 ..  C  Extract from Admiralty Instructions to Sir Charles Hamilton       . .      . .      . .      . . 715 
178    1st June 1818 ..  C  Commission appointing Sir Charles Hamilton as Governor of Newfoundland, etc. 716 
179 20th Aug. 1825 ..  J  Commission appointing Sir Thomas Cochrane Governor of Newfoundland, etc. 718 
180 28th Mar. 1832 ..  J  Commission appointing Sir Thomas John Cochrane as Governor of Newfoundland, etc.  723 
181 26th July 1832 ..  N  Instructions for Sir Thomas John Cochrane 731 
182 26th July 1832 ..  C  Royal Proclamation establishing Electoral districts     . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 745 
183  5th May 1855 ..  C  Extracts from Instructions for Sir Charles Henry Darling as Governor of Newfoundland, etc.     . .      . .      . .      . .  749 
184 14th Feb. 1857 ..  N  Extract from Commission of Governor Sir Alexander Bannerman . .      . .      . .      . . 753 
185 28th Mar. 1876 ..  J  Extract from Letters Patent constituting the office of Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Island of Newfoundland and its Dependencies    . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  754 

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PART VI.

COMMISSIONS AND INSTRUCTIONS TO THE GOVERNORS OF QUEBEC (AND LOWER CANADA).

186 21st Nov. 1763 ..  J  Commission appointing James Murray Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of the Province of Quebec    . .      . .      . .      . .    7[56] 
187   7th Dec. 1763 ..  C  Instructions for James Murray . .      . .      . .  763 
188 1768 ..    C  Instructions for Guy Carleton as Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of Quebec, etc.      . .       . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  787 
189 27th Dec. 1774 ..  J  Commission appointing Sir Guy Carleton to be Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of Quebec      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  811 
190    3rd Jan. 1775 ..  J  Instructions for Guy Carleton . .      . .      . .  820 
191 15th April 1778 ..  C  Instructions for Frederick Haldimand as Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of Quebec, etc.   . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 847 
192 22nd April 1786 ..  N  Extract from Commission to Governor Carleton of Quebec . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 849 
193 23rd Aug. 1786 ..  C  Instructions for Lord Dorchester as Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of Quebec, etc.        . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 850 
194 12th Sept. 1791 ..  C  Commission appointing Lord Dorchester to be Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .  865 
195 1796-1835 ..   C  Commissions as Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of Upper and Lower Canada  . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . .      . . 875 
196 16th Sept. 1791 ..  C  Extracts from Instructions for Lord Dorchester as Governor of Lower Canada . . 877 
197 1791-1839 ..   J  Memorandum on Instructions to Governors of the Province of Lower Canada      . .      . .  882 

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