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   III

OF

JOINT   APPENDIX.



PART VII.

CORRESPONDENCE, DOCUMENTS AND PAPERS RELATING TO THE HISTORY OF THE ADMINISTRATION
OF THE COAST OF LABRADOR.

No.Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
 198  23rd July 1752 N  Report of Lords of Trade on Petition of Merchants    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 883 
 199  5th June 1762 C  General Murray's Report on the state of the Government of Quebec     . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 893 

PAPERS HEREUNDER (pp. 899-925) RELATE TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF CIVIL GOVERNMENT IN THE TERRITORIES CEDED TO BRITAIN BY THE
TREATY OF 1763.

 200  5th May 1763 C  Earl of Egremont to Lords of Trade . .    . .    . . 899 
 201  8th June 1763 C  Lords of Trade to Earl of Egremont, with Report 903 
 202  8th June 1763 J  Report   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 903 
 203  14th July 1763 J  Earl of Egremont to the Lords of Trade . .    . . 915 
 204  5th Aug. 1763 C  Lords of Trade to Egremont   . .     . .     . .    . . 918 

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No.         Date.          Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
 205  5th Aug. 1763 C  Report    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  919 
206 19th Sept. 1763  J  Earl of Halifax to Lords of Trade     . .    . .    . . 921 
207 4th Oct. 1763 C  Lords of Trade to Earl of Halifax     . .    . .    . . 923 
208 5th Oct. 1763 C  Proceedings in the Privy Council     . .    . .    . . 924 
209 1763 C  Extracts from "The Annual Register " or a view of the History, Politics and Literature . .    . .    . .  926 
210 18th Nov. 1763 C  Extract from Journal of Board of Trade at a meeting of His. Majesty's Commissioners for Trade and Plantations       . .    . .     . .    . .    . . 928 
211 25th Nov. 1763 C  Lords of Trade to Lords of the Committee of Council, upon Memorial of Captain Richard Gridley  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 929 
212 1st July 1764 C  Proclamation of Palliser to bring about friendly intercourse with Esquimaux Indians      . .    . . 930 
213 1st Sept. 1764 J  Dispatch, Palliser to Lords of Trade giving account of his proceedings      . .    . .    . .    . . 932 
214 9th Oct. 1764 C  Dispatch, Palliser to Lords of Trade reporting as to friendly communication with Indians      . . 933 
215 1764 C  Palliser's Remarks, etc., made in obedience to his instructions        . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 934 
216 8th Apr. 1765 J  Regulations for the Fishery on the Coast of Labrador, etc.     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 937 
217 13th Apr. 1765 J  Surrogate Commissions granted by Governor Palliser . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 939 
218 29th Apr. 1765 C  Representations of the Lords of Trade, reporting on the state of the Fisheries   . .    . .    . .    . .  940 
219 28th Aug. 1765 J  Letter from Governor of Newfoundland to Governor of Canada  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 942 
220 28th Aug. 1765 C  Palliser's Order forbidding persons from Quebec and other colonies to winter on the Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  943 
221 28th Aug. 1765 J  Regulations for Labrador Fishery  . .    . .    . . 944 
222 11th Sept. 1765 J  Extracts from Governor Palliser's Dispatch to the Earl of Halifax    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  946 
223 24th Oct. 1765 C  Minute of Committee of Privy Council relative to the state of the Fishery of Newfoundland   . .  947 
224 30th Oct. 1765 J  Dispatch from Governor Palliser to Lords of Trade    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 948 
225 20th Dec. 1765 C  Letter, Burke to Palliser, enclosing copy of Philibot's case     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 951 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
226 21st Dec. 1765 C  Palliser's answer to Philibot's case  . .    . .    . . 952 
227 8th Feb. 1766 C  Letter from Palliser to Messrs. Bayne and Breymer offering to support them in any undertaking from Britain to Coast of Labrador 954 
228 19th Mar. 1766 J  Dispatch from Governor Palliser to Board of Trade    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 955 
229 19th Mar. 1766 J  Governor Palliser's Answers to Heads of Enquiry 956 
230 27th Mar. 1766 J  Representation of the Lords of Trade reporting on state of Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . . 961 
231 1765 N  State of the Fishery on the Labrador Coast . .  965 
232 1766 (?) C  Memorial of Sundry Merchants of the Province of Quebec concerned in Fisheries on Coast of Labrador     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 966 
233 3rd Apr. 1766 C  Dispatch from Palliser to Pownall, observations upon the Memorial of Settlers      . .    . .    . . 969 
234 22nd Apr. 1766 C  Dispatch from Palliser to Lords of Trade, further observations      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  971 
235 30th Apr. 1766 C  Memorial of Fowler Walker on behalf of Quebec Merchants  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  973 
236 13th May 1766 J  Representation of Lords of Trade on claims of merchants and inhabitants of Quebec, and Palliser's regulations . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  975 
237 1766 C  Proposals for encouraging the Fisheries on the Coast of Labrador and for improving that at Newfoundland  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  982 
238 1st Aug. 1766 J  Proclamation by Palliser admitting vessels from plantations to Fishery on Coast of Labrador, etc. 986 
239 25th Aug. 1766 J  Report from Palliser to Secretary of Admiralty relating to Fishery on Coast of Labrador, etc. 988 
240 6th Sept. 1766 C  Dismissal of claim of Messrs. Bayne and Brymer recommended   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  989 
241 10th Sept. 1766 C  Order in Council dismissing claim of Messrs. Bayne and Brymer  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  990 
242 13th Oct. 1766 N  Extract from M. Cugnet's account of the King's Posts  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  991 
243 21st Oct. 1766 C  Dispatch from Palliser to the Lords of Trade reporting on his exclusion of vessels from Plantations       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  992 
244 1766-1768 C  Petition from Jean Taché and heirs of Bissot and Joliet to the King    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  993 
       Translation of No. 244  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  995 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
245 15th Jan. 1767 N  Opinion of Attorney General of Quebec on Bissot's claim to Mingan, and Taché's claim to St. Modet       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  997 
246 9th Feb. 1767 C  Palliser to the Earl of Shelburne in defence of his regulations      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  999 
247 23rd July 1767 J  Order against firing the woods on the Coast of Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1004 
248 2nd Aug. 1767 C  Instructions to Mr. Lucas with regard to care of King's Shallop and Boats at York Fort    . .  1005 
249 2nd Aug. 1767 J  Instructions by Governor Palliser to Governor Carleton of Quebec      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1006 
250 Aug. 1767 C  Memorial from British Ship Adventurers to Palliser praying to be supported in their rights and priviledges on Coast of Labrador      . .  1008 
251 10th Aug. 1767 C  Regulations for the establishment of the British Ship Fishery on Coast of Labrador  . .    . .  1010 
252 14th Aug. 1767 J  Governor Palliser to Governor Carleton of Quebec    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1013 
253 27th Aug. 1767 C  Additional rules for Labrador Fishery     . .  1014 
254 15th Dec. 1767 C  Palliser to Earl of Shelburne reporting on state of British Ship Fishery    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1016 
255 5th Jan. 1768 N  Extract from Report of Attorney General and Solicitor General to Lords of Trade  . .    . .  1018 
256 24th Feb. 1768 C  Paliser [sic] to Shelburne recommending extension of regulations of Act of 10 & 11 Wm. III. to the Coast of Labrador, etc.     . .    . .  1019 
257 3rd Mar. 1768 C  Representation of the Lords of Trade upon claims of Inhabitants of Quebec to exclusive property on the Coast of Labrador   . .    . . 1021 
258 19th Mar. 1768 C  Case of proprietors and possessors of Seal Fisheries on Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .  1023 
259 6th Apr. 1768 C  Palliser to Lords of Trade re claim of settlers to lands on Labrador Coast  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1030 
260 20th Oct. 1768 J  Governor Palliser to Lord Hillsborough      . .  1032 
261 Dec. 1768 C  Memorial of Messrs. Bayne and Brymer praying relief for losses sustained in consequence of Palliser's regulations    . .    . .  1034 
262 Jan. 1769 C Petition of Governor Palliser to Lords of Trade in defence of his regulations   . .    . .    . .    . . 1039 
263 16th Nov. 1769 C  Pownall to Cooper signifying approval of Palliser's conduct      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1046 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
264 9th July 1770 C Petition concerning Fishing Posts on Coast of Labrador    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1047 
       Translation of No. 264   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1050 
265 1772 N Extract from a short account of the territory of Labrador, etc. (Attributed to Roger Curtis)  1053 
266 24th June 1772 C Representation of Lords of Trade recommending annexation to the Province of Quebec of Labrador Coast       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1055 
267 19th Dec. 1772 J Order of Reference back to Lords of Trade 1058 
268 6th Jan. 1773 J Memorial of Geo. Cartwright praying for grant of lands     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1059 
269 29th Jan. 1773 C Pownall to Pinson inviting observation upon Cartwright's memorial   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1067 
270 1773(?) C Petition of Noble and Pinson to be confirmed in possessions in Temple Bay . .    . .    . .    . .  1068 
271 2nd Mar. 1773 C Representations of Lords of Trade to the King upon memorials of Cartwright and Noble and Pinson      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 1069 
272 18th Feb. 1773 N Minutes of the Commissioners respecting Cartwright's application for grant of Fisheries  1071 
273 2nd Mar. 1773 C Representations of Lords of Trade to Committee of the Privy Council upon reconsideration of their representation of 24th June 1772     . .  1072 
274 9th Mar. 1773 J Lord Dartmouth to Governor Shuldham   . .  1074 
275 22nd Apr. 1773 J Order in Council for preparation of an instrument of re-annexing to the Government of Quebec such parts of Coast of Labrador as are situate between River St. John and Bay Phillipeaux, etc.      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1075 
276 1773(?) C Petition of John Agnew and ssociates for grant of mineral rights     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1079 
277 3rd June 1773 N Report of Lords of Trade to Privy Council Committee for Plantation Affairs      . .    . .  1080 
278 3rd July 1773 N Privy Council Order for instrument granting mines to Agnew     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1081 
279 21st Aug. 1773 J Governor Shuldham's Proclamation respecting property on Coast of Labrador  . .    . .    . .  1082 
280 1773(?) J Remarks by Governor Shuldham in obedience to His Majesty's instructions  . .    . .    . .    . .  1083 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
281 25th Aug. 1773 N Report from Roger Curtis to Governor Shuldham respecting Northern Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .  1090 
282 31st Dec. 1773 C Memorial from citizens of Quebec to Lord Dartmouth for inclusion of Labrador in Province of Quebec     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1091 
283 Undated C Extract from Memorial in support of Petition by His Majesty's subjects in Canada   . .    . .    . .  1093 
     Translation of No. 283      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1094 
284 (1774) C Memorandum of Government of Quebec     . .  1095 
285 (1774) C First draught of Quebec Bill     . .    . .    . .    . .  1097 
286 (1774) C Second draught of Quebec Bill  . .    . .    . .    . .  1099 
287 (1774) C Proposed extension of Provincial limits  . .    . .  1104 
288 (1774) C Third draught of Quebec Bill     . .    . .    . .    . .  1106 
289 (1774) C Notes on third draught of Quebec Bill     . .    . .  1111 
290 (1774) C The clause concerning religion in the third draught    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1112 
291 (1774) C Lord Hillsborough's objections to the Quebec Bill in its present form . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1115 
292 1st May 1774 C Dartmouth's reply to Hillsborough   . .    . .    . .  1117 
293 1774 C The Quebec Bill as returned from the Commons  1117 
294 26th May to 10th June 1774 C Extracts from Cavendish's debates on the Quebec Bill    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1124 
295 Undated N Extracts from considerations on the rights and interests of adventurers in the Labrador Fisheries by Lieut. John Cartwright   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1142 
296 16th June 1774 C Dartmouth to The Admiralty signifying King's pleasure that Governor Shuldham should superintend Fisheries on Coast of Labrador  1147 
297 3rd Aug. 1774 J Instructions to Mr. Alexander Ged respecting York Fort     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 1148 
298 25th Aug. 1774 C Governor Shuldham to Lord Dartmouth       . .  1149 
299 12th Sept. 1774 N Letter from George Cartwright to Lord Dartmouth    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1151 
300 2nd Dec. 1774 N Report re Agnew's Grant  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1154 
301 2nd Dec. 1774 N Privy Council Order about mineral grants to Agnew, etc.  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1156 

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No.Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
302 28th Apr. 1775 N Earl of Dartmouth to The Admiralty    . .    . .  1157 
303 2nd June 1775 C Lord Dartmouth to Governor Carleton . .    . .  1158 
304 May 1775 C Petition of Wm. Burgess for Grant of Fishing Post on Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .  1159 
305 14th Sept. 1775 N Extract from Letter from George Cartwright to Lord Dartmouth  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1160 
306 15th Sept. 1775 C Letter, Governor Duff to Carleton relative to withdrawal of Garrison from York Fort       . .  1162 
307 14th Nov. 1775 C Letter, Duff to Dartmouth reporting on withdrawal of Garrison from York Fort       . .  1163 
308 14th Mar. 1777 C Letter, Cumberland to Knox transmitting copy of memorial of Wm. Thomas. .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1164 
309 18th Mar. 1775 J Lord G. Germain to Governor Montagu      . .  1165 
310 Undated N The particulars of the case of Nicholas Darby, Merchant     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1166 
311 27th Jan. 1778 N Minutes of the Commissioners for Trade and Plantation, respecting royalties on minerals  1169 
312 3rd Mar. 1778 N Minutes of the Commissioners of Trade and Plantation    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1169 
313 3rd July 1778 N Petition of Merchants for Superintendant of Fisheries on Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .  1170 
314 9th July 1778 N Lord G. Germain to the Admiralty respecting appointment of Superintendant     . .    . .    . .  1171 
315 12th Aug. 1778 C Order of the King providing for the establishment of a Lieutenant Governor or Superintendant of Fisheries      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1172 
316 16th Mar. 1779 N Appointment of Nicholas Coxe as Superintendant of the Trade and Fishery of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1174 
317 2nd Apr. 1779 N Lord George Germain to Governor Edwards (Ordnance for Labrador)  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1176 
318 12th Sept. 1779 N Governor Edwards of Newfoundland to Lord G. Germain       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1177 
319 20th Mar. 1788 N Captain Cartwright's application for a grant at Touktoke Bay (Hamilton Inlet)     . .    . .    . .  1178 
320 1791(?) N Extract from Report enclosed in letter of Adam Lymburner to the Rt. Hon. Henry Dundas . . 1183 

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No.Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
321 19th Aug. 1791 N Report on the proposed line of division of Province of Quebec    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1184 
322 Circa 1792 N Proceedings of the Committee of the House of Commons     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1185 
323 4th Sept. 1794 N Appointment of Francis le Maistre as Lieutenant-Governor of Gaspe and Inspector of Labrador Fisheries     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1187 
324 10th Jan. 1798 N Captain Ambrose Crofton's Report to Governor Waldegrave  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1189 
325 6th Apr. 1802 N The Admiralty to Lord Pelham, asking for Gambier's appointment as Governor    . .    . .  1192 
326 18th Feb. 1805 N Commission to Alexander Forbes as Lieutenan-Governor of Gaspe and Inspector of Fisheries at Labrador. .   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1193 
327 9th Sept. 1807 J Governor Holloway to Lord Castlereagh suggesting re-annexation to Newfoundland  . .  1194 
328 26th Sept. 1807 C J. Williams and H. J. Phillips to Governor Holloway re seizure of Schooner "Malinda"  1195 
329 18th Nov. 1808 J Governor Holloway to Lord Castlereagh, respecting conditions in Newfoundland and annexation of Coast of Labrador    . .    . .    . .  1196 
330 20th Jan. 1809 C Holloway to Cottrell with papers re Seizure of "Malinda"    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1198 
331 11th May 1809 C Holloway to Cottrell, asking for Sir William Scott's opinion   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1199 
332 18th July 1809 N Governor Holloway to Governor-General of Lower Canada respecting re-annexing Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1200 
333 23rd Sept. 1813 C Letter, Governor Keats to R. Alsop, Jr., acknowledging Memorial and granting prayer of same. (Protection of property on Labrador Coast)   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1201 
334 16th Aug. 1815 N Registration of Grant of Land  . .    . .    . .    . .  1202 
335 27th May 1816 N Registration of Sale of Shipping Room  . .    . .  1204 
336 1st Nov. 1816 N Registration of Bond Charging Fishing Room  1206 
337 Circa 1818 N Petition of Philip Beard and Co.     . .    . .    . .  1208 
338 11th June 1819 N Order by Governor Hamilton to Captain Gordon  1211 
339 14th June 1819 N North American Fisheries Act . .    . .    . .    . .  1212 
340 13th Jan. 1820 C Hamilton to Bathurst, reporting intention to send Captain Buchan to Gros Water Inlet     . .    . .  1215 

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No.Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
341 15th June 1820 N Regulations for the Salmon and Herring Fisheries in Sandwich Bay. .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1216 
342 1st Feb. 1821 J Remarks by Jas. Irvine on Act 49 Geo. III, cap. 27  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1218 
343 24th July 1821 J Report, Captain William Martin to Governor Hamilton from Ivertoke Inlet  . .    . .    . .    . .  1222 
344 10th Mar. 1824 J Lord Dalhousie to Lord Bathurst, enclosing address of Legislative Council of Lower Canada 1223 
345 23rd Feb. 1824 J Address of Legislative Council of Lower Canada urging reannexation of Labrador to Lower Canada  1224 
346 25th Mar. 1825 C A. W. Cochran to Lord Dalhousie recommending modification of Lower Canada's claim  . .    . .  1226 
347 5th Apr. 1825 N Messrs. Newman Hunt and Co. to Secretary of State objecting to re-annexation of Labrador 1227 
348 21st Apr. 1825 C R. Wilmot Horton to Messrs. Newman, Hunt, Christopher and Co.  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1228 
349 21st Apr. 1825 C Horton to Lord Dalhousie respecting letter from Newman, Hunt, Christopher and Co    . .    . .  1228 
350 16th May 1825 C Horton to Governor Hamilton requesting information . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1229 
351 17th May 1825 C Horton to Sir Charles Hamilton requesting information . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1230 
352 20th May 1825 C Horton to Governor Hamilton      . .    . .    . .  1230 
353 20th May 1825 C James Cross to Horton transmitting Memorial from St. John's Chamber of Commerce       . .  1231 
354 20th May 1825 J Memorial of Chamber of Commerce, St. John's, Newfoundland, opposing re-annexation      . .  1232 
355 1825 C Memorandum by R. Wilmot Horton on the proposed Bill     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1234 
356 29th Dec. 1825 N Chief Justice R. A. Tucker to Governor Cochrane  1236 
357 1827-1854 N Sundry Agreements  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1237 
358 10th May 1837 N Report of a Committee of the Executive Council, Lower Canada    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1241 
359 16th Sept. 1841 N Governor Sir John Harvey's Proclamation of his appointment      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1243 
360 28th June 1845 N Governor Sir John Harvey to Lord Stanley 1244 

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No.Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
361 26th Oct. 1848 N Bishop of Newfoundland to Earl Grey      . .  1245 
362 28th Apr. 1879 N Dispatch from Sir Michael Hicks Beach to Governor Glover respecting German Consulate 1247 
363 23th Apr. 1879 N T. V. Lister, Foreign Office, to the Under Secretary, Colonial Office     . .    . .    . .    . .  1248 
364 18th Apr. 1879 N Count Munster to the Marquess of Salisbury 1248 

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PART VIII.

DOCUMENTS, PAPERS AND CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO ACTS OF ADMINISTRATION AND OCCUPATION ON THE COAST OF LABRADOR.

A.—REPORTS OF GOVERNORS.
365 1st Sept. 1764 N Dispatch from Palliser to Lords of Trade    . .  1250 
366 11th Sept. 1765 N Dispatch from Palliser to Lord Halifax . .    . .  1250 
367 30th Oct. 1765 N Dispatch from Palliser to Lords of Trade    . .  1250 
368 18th Dec 1765 N Palliser's remarks on the state of the Newfoundland Fishery    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1250 
369 19th Mar. 1765 N Palliser's Report to the Lords of Trade (with Appendix 4)      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1250 
370 31th Mar. 1766 N Governor Palliser to Mr. Pownall . .    . .    . .  1251 
371 20th Oct. 1768 N Palliser to Lord Hillsborough . .    . .    . .    . .  1253 
372 17th Feb. 1773 N Memorandum by Governor Shuldham       . .  1253 
373 13th Sept. 1773 N Governor Shuldham to Secretary of State   . .  1254 
374 1773 N Remarks by Governor Shuldham in obedience to his instructions  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 1255 
375 5th May 1823 N Extract from letter from Governor Hamilton to Wilmot       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1256 
376 25th Nov. 1823 N Governor Hamilton to Earl Bathurst   . .    . .  1257 
377 23rd Nov. 1823 N Governor Hamilton to the Secretary of the Admiralty  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1258 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
378 29th Oct. 1841 N Sir John Harvey to Lord Stanley    . .    . .    . .  1259 
379 4th May 1848 N Governor Le Marchant to Earl Grey     . .    . .  1260 
380 29th Aug. 1879 N Governor Glover to Sir M. E. Hicks Beach  . .  1261 
381 18th Dec. 1880 N J. H. Glover to the Earl of Kimberley    . .    . .  1262 

B.—REGULATIONS, CONTROL AND PROTECTION OF FISHERIES.
382 8th Apr. 1765 N Palliser's Fishery Regulations  . .    . .    . .    . .  1265 
383 28th Aug. 1765 N Palliser's Regulations for Fishery and Trade . .  1265 
384 1765 N Extract from return of state of Fishery on Labrador Coast    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1265 
385 23rd July 1767 N Palliser's Order against firing woods on the Coast of Labrador   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1265 
386 23rd July 1767 N Petition from the Masters of three whaling vessels   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1266 
387 2nd Aug. 1767 N Palliser's Orders to Lieut. Saml. Davys . .    . .  1268 
388 25th Aug. 1773 N Report from Roger Curtis to Governor Shuldham 1268 
389 13th Sept. 1773 N Dispatch from Governor Shuldham to Secretary of State . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1268 
390 15th Sept. 1773 N Governor Shuldham's Proclamation      . .    . .  1268 
391 3rd Aug. 1774 N Shuldham's Orders to Alexander Ged    . .    . .  1268 
392 30th Aug. 1777 N Jeremiah Coghlan to Governor Montagu      . .  1269 
393 4th Sept. 1777 N Governor Montagu to Jeremiah Coghlan      . .  1272 
394 27th Sept. 1777 N Lieut. Schomberg to Governor Montagu      . .  1273 
395 19th Sept. 1777 Lieut. Schomberg's Order  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1274 
396 12th Sept. 1779 N Letters from Governor Edwards to Lord George Germain       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1276 
397 14th Sept. 1804 N Sir E. Gower to Admiralty      . .    . .    . .    . .  1276 
398 20th Nov. 1804 N Admiralty approving Sir E. Gower's proceedings in Labrador Coast      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1277 
399 11th June 1819 N Order by Governor Hamilton to Captain Gordon 1277 
400 15th June 1820 N Sir Charles Hamilton's Orders to Capt. Hercules Robinson      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1278 
401 24th July 1821 N Letter from Captain Martin to Governor Hamilton       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1280 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
402 1st Sept. 1821 N Captain Martin to Governor Hamilton  . .    . .  1280 
403 1840 C Extract from a report of Captain Alexander Milne 1281 
404 Sept. 1841 N Captain Wyville to Sir J. Harvey    . .    . .    . .  1282 
405 7th June 1856 N Extract from Minutes of Newfoundland Executive Council       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1283 
406 23rd June 1857 N Memorandum by J. Kent, Colonial Secretary 1284 
407 June 1863 N Acting Colonial Secretary to Stephen Marsh, Esq.       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1285 
408 17th Oct. 1863 N Minute respecting employment of H.M. “Vesuvius”   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1286 
409 29th Mar. 1865 N Address of House of Assembly of Governor as to protecting Salmon Fishing  . .    . .    . .    . .  1287 
410 10th Sept. 1865 N Report of Judge Sweetland on the Salmon Fisheries      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1288 
411 31st Oct. 1867 N Report of General Superintendent on protection of Fisheries on Coast of Labrador (Farms)  . .  1290 
412 1872 N Report on Fisheries   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1292 
413 18th July 1873 N Captain Miller's Report. The Extract about Pinweir (Pinware) only    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1294 
414 1876 N Fisheries Report (shows Magisterial duties and judicial performed again by a naval officer)  . .  1295 
415 20th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of F. C. Brien    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1296 

C.—RELATIONS WITH NATIVE INHABITANTS.
416 1st Sept. 1764 N Palliser to Lords of Trade . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1297 
417 8th Apr. 1765 N Order of Governor Palliser for establishing communication and trade with the Esquimaux savages on the Coast of Labrador   . .    . .    . .  1297 
418 16th Apr. 1765 N Representation to His Majesty upon the complaints and propositions of the Court of France respecting the Newfoundland Fishery 1299 
419 10th Aug. 1765 N Governor Palliser's Order forbidding French to traffic with Esquimaux and for protection of Esquimaux if they come to Newfoundland   . .  1301 
420 11th Sept. 1765 N Palliser to Lord Halifax     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1302 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
421 5th July 1769 N Proclamation by Governor Byron for protection of native savages       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1302 
422 10th Apr. 1772 N Proclamation by Governor Shuldham for protection of native savages    . .    . .    . .    . .  1303 
423 4th May 1772 N Proclamation of Governor Shuldham to keep Esquimaux within Moravian Settlement      . .  1304 
424 14th May 1779 N Proclamation by Governor Edwards for protection of Esquimaux Indians   . .    . .    . .  1305 
425 30th Jan. 1781 N Proclamation by Governor Edwards for protection of Esquimaux Indians   . .    . .    . .  1306 
426 15th May 1784 N Proclamation by Governor Campbell for protection of Esquimaux Indians   . .    . .    . .  1307 
427 17th Aug. 1909 N Affidavit of C. A. Martin       . .    . .    . .    . .  1308 
428 21st Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of W. R. Barlow, M.D.  . .    . .    . .  1309 

D.—DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE SETTLEMENTS AND WORK
OF THE MORAVIAN MISSIONARIES.
429 23rd Feb. 1765 N Extract from the Petition of the Society of the Unitas Fratrum to the Lords of Trade   . .    . .  1311 
430 27th Apr. 1765 N Admiralty to Lords of Trade   . .    . .    . .    . .  1314 
431 29th Apr. 1765 N Certificate of Lords of Trade that Moravian Missionaries are appointed to establish a mission on the Coast of Labrador under their protection 1315 
432 30th Apr. 1765 N Proclamation of Governor Palliser in reference to Moravians    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1316 
433 (1765) N Account of the voyage of the four missionaries 1317 
434 3rd May 1769 J Order in Council granting land to Moravians at Esquimaux Bay   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1321 
435 21st Apr. 1770 N Proclamation by Governor Byron for protection of Moravians      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1325 
436 10th Apr. 1772 N Proclamation by Governor Shuldham, respecting movement of Esquimaux southward      . .    . .  1326 
437 10th Apr. 1772 N Proclamation by Governor Shuldham against molesting Moravian settlements     . .    . .    . .  1327 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
438 4th May 1772 N Proclamation by Governor Shuldham requiring Moravians to keep Esquimaux from going southward    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1327 
439 25th Aug. 1773 N Report from Roger Curtis to Governor Shuldham 1327 
440 13th Sept. 1773 N Dispatch from Governor Shuldham to Secretary of State  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1327 
441 6th Dec. 1773 N Report of the state of the Brethren's Mission on the Coast of Labrador in September, 1773    . .  1328 
442 9th Mar. 1774 N Report about further grants of territory to the Moravians    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1329 
443 9th Mar. 1774 N Order in Council as to further grants of territory to the Moravians . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1331 
444 17th Mar. 1774 N Proclamation by Governor Shuldham respecting settlements of the Unitas Fratrum   . .    . .    . .  1332 
445 1775 N Report of Moravians, 1775      . .    . .    . .    . .  1333 
446 14th May 1779 N Proclamation by Governor Edwards against molesting Moravian Missionaries   . .    . .    . .  1333 
447 29th July 1779 N Proclamation by Governor Richard Edwards as to protection of the Moravian Missions      . .  1334 
448 30th Jan. 1781 N Proclamation by Governor Edwards against molesting Moravian settlements     . .    . .    . .  1335 
449 15th May 1784 N Proclamation by Governor Campbell against molesting Moravian settlements     . .    . .    . .  1335 
450 26th May 1784 N La Trobe and Hutton's Report to Lord Sydney 1335 
451 28th May 1784 N Lord Sydney to Governor Campbell     . .    . .  1337 
452 9th July 1784 N Unitas Fratrum to Secretary of the Home Department . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1338 
453 1752-1778 C Extracts from Moravian Missions MSS. (Can. Archives)    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1340 
454 1818 N Letter from Mr. La Trobe, Secretary of the Unitas Fratrum to Mr. Goulburn  . .    . .    . .  1343 
455 29th Aug. 1821 N Report by Unitas Fratrum on visit by Captain Martin to the Moravian settlements    . .    . .  1345 
456 1st Sept. 1821 N Report, Captain Martin to Governor Hamilton 1347 
457 3rd Dec. 1821 N Proclamation by Governor Hamilton as to grant to Moravians     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1347 
458 3rd Dec. 1821 N Governor Hamilton to Rev. B Kohlmeister 1348 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
459 16th Aug. 1822 N Mr. Kohlmeister and others to Governor Hamilton    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1349 
460 25th Mar. 1870 N Minute respecting letter from Mr. Henry Shawe 1351 
461 14th July 1892 N Minute of Newfoundland Executive Council respecting Letter from T. F. Pensel     . .    . .  1351 
462 Aug. 1909 N Extracts from Report on official visit of Governor MacGregor to the Coast of Labrador 1352 
463 17th Aug. 1909 N Affidavit of C. A. Martin      . .    . .    . .    . .  1352 
464 19th Aug. 1909 N Affidavit of George Voisey    . .    . .    . .    . .  1353 
465 21st Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of W. R. Barlow, M.D.  . .    . .    . .  1353 
466 1790,1845,1846 C Extracts from “Periodical Accounts relating to the Missions of the Church of the United Brethren established among the heathen.”   . .  1354 

E.—ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE WORK
OF JUDGES.
467 20th June 1763 N Surrogate Commission to Captain Saxon    . .  1360 
468 13th Apr. 1765 N Surrogate Commissions given by Palliser   . .  1361 
469 26th Aug. 1766 N Surrogate's Commission and Instructions   . .  1361 
470 9th Aug. 1767 N Governor Palliser to Captain Jno. Hamilton, Surrogate for for Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .  1364 
471 9th Aug. 1767 N Governor Palliser to Captain Jno. Hamilton 1365 
472 23rd Aug. 1767 N Governor Palliser's decision in re Mr. Brush against Mr. Goodfellow  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1366 
473 26th July 1810 N Supreme Surrogate's Warrant, by Governor Duckworth . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1367 
474 10th Sept. 1810 N Extract from Surrogate Records    . .    . .    . .  1368 
475 25th Nov. 1810 N Governor Duckworth to Earl of Liverpool . .  1370 
476 1810 (?) N Limited Commission of the Peace, by Governor Duckworth . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1371 
477 1811 N Extract from an Act for . . . instituting Surrogate Courts on the Coast of Labrador and in certain Islands adjacent thereto   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1375 
478 1813 N Extract from “History of Newfoundland,” by D. W. Prowse  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1375 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
479 2nd Dec. 1814 N Appointment of Samuel Prowse by Governor Keats    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1376 
480 7th Sept. 1816 N Magistrates with limited Commissions appointed by Governor Pickmore    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1376 
481 23rd Sept. 1816 N Instructions to the Surrogates by Governor Pickmore     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1377 
482 20th July 1818 N Magistrates appointed by Governor Hamilton 1378 
483 15th June 1820 N Governor Hamilton's Orders to Captain Robinson     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1378 
484 20th Oct. 1820 N Appointment by Sir Charles Hamilton of Phillip Beard as Justice of the Peace for Coast of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1379 
485 11th Nov. 1820 N Governor Hamilton to Earl Bathurst     . .    . .  1380 
486 17th June 1824 N Imperial Act 5 Geo. IV, cap. 67     . .    . .    . .  1382 
487 2nd Jan. 1826 N Governor Cochrane's Proclamation appointing times and places for holding the Labrador Court 1396 
488 2nd Jan. 1826 N Commission from Governor Cochrane to Captain Patterson to be Judge of the Labrador Court 1398 
489 10th July 1826 N Commission appointing Wm. Patterson and Jas. Blaikie to be Justices of the Peace for the Coast of Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1399 
490 18th July 1826 N Governor Cochrane's Commission to Wm. Dickson to be Sheriff of the Coast of Labrador 1400 
491 18th July 1826 N Governor Cochrane's Commission to James Blaikie to be Clerk of the Labrador Coast    . .  1402 
492 18th July 1826 N Governor Cochrane's Commission to Thos. Morton to be Constable and Bailiff of the Labrador Coast  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1403 
493 11th Aug. 1826 N Governor Cochrane's Instructions to Judge Paterson on proceeding of his circuit on the Labrador     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1404 
494 30th Aug. 1826 N Extract from Records of Court of Civil Jurisdiction for Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1406 
495 18th June 1827 N Proclamation by Governor Cochrane appointing times and places for holding the Labrador Court. (Includes Rigolet)     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1407 
496 27th Aug. 1827 N Extracts from Report by Mr. George Simms, J.P., of Court of General Sessions, Labrador 1409 
497 5th Oct. 1827 N Governor Cochrane's account with the Treasury. Extract . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1410 
498 24th June 1828 N Proclamation by H.H. R. A. Tucker appointing times and places for the Labrador Courts   . .  1411 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
499 6th July 1828 N Extract from Records of the Court of Civil Jurisdiction for Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1412 
500 11th Dec. 1828 N Report of the Judge of the Labrador district with the places visited (1826-28)     . .    . .    . .    . .  1413 
501 13th Dec. 1828 N Governor Cochrane to Secretary of State transmitting returns of actions in Newfoundland and Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1415 
502 10th Aug. 1829 N Proclamation by Governor Cochrane for a Labrador Court    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1417 
503 27th Aug. 1829 N Extract from Records of the Court of Sessions for the district of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1418 
504 23rd Sept. 1829 N Sale under levy of execution     . .    . .    . .    . .  1418 
505 26th July 1830 N Extract from Records of the Court of Sessions for the district of Labrador, etc.      . .    . .    . .    . .  1419 
506 31st July 1830 N Extract from Records of the Court of Civil Jurisdiction for Labrador, etc.  . .    . .    . .    . .  1419 
507 20th June 1833 N Commission to Elias Rendell to be Sheriff of the Labrador district . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1420 
508 1883 N Schedule of expenditure. Labrador Court     . .  1421 
509 1884 N Return of Appointments, showing Labrador Court Officials    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1422 
510 1884 N Newfoundland Act 4 Wm. IV, c. 20, repealing former Acts as to jurisdiction of Court on Coast of Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1423 
511 (1884) C “Explanatory observations on Acts of third Session, 1834”    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1424 
512 16th July 1838 C Governor Prescott to Earl of Durham   . .    . .  1425 
513 1864 C Extracts from Report of Mr. E. Rendell to Governor Prescott     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1426 
514 3rd Apr. 1845 C Petition of Newfoundland Merchants for a Labrador Court   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1427 
515 16th Apr. 1845 N Petition of Merchants and others for the establishment of a Court of Justice       . .    . .  1428 
516 30th Aug. 1848 N Captain Lock to Governor le Marchant       . .  1429 
517 1852 C Petition of Newfoundland Merchants for a Labrador Court   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1430 
518 1852 C Extract from Report of an official visit to the Coast of Labrador by Governor MacGregor 1431 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
519 1855 C The State of the Labrador Coast in 1855      . .  1432 
520 24th Sept.1855 N Oath of Constables for Sandwich Bay   . .    . .  1433 
521 27th Aug. 1861 N Oaths of Constables for Sandwich Bay . .    . .  1434 
522 17th May 1862 C Extract from Minutes of the Executive Council of Newfoundland     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1435 
523 25th Mar. 1863 N Newfoundland Act 26 Vict., c. 2, to provide for collection of revenue and better administration of justice at the Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1436 
524 25th Mar. 1863 N Newfoundland Act 26 Vict., c. 3, extending jurisdiction of circuit courts of Newfoundland to Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1439 
525 18th Apr. 1863 N Letters Patent for the Institution of a Court at Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1440 
526 30th May 1863 N Minute of Newfoundland Executive Council recording appointment of James Winter Collector for the Labrador and Mr. Jonas Purchase as Bailiff of Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1441 
527 4th June 1863 N Acting Colonial Secretary R. Carter to James Purchase . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1442 
528 1863 N Judge Sweetland's proceedings of the Circuit Court     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1443 
529 1864 N Judge Sweetland's Report of proceedings of the Labrador Court    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1446 
530 1865 N Judge Sweetland's Labrador Circuit Report  . .  1449 
531 1866 N Expenditure on Labrador Court      . .    . .    . .  1450 
532 20th Apr. 1867 N Extract from an Act to indemnify His Excellency the Governor of Newfoundland for certain sums of money advanced    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1451 
533 20th Dec. 1867 N Judge Pinsent's Report of Court of Labrador 1452 
534 31st Dec. 1868 N Judge Pinsent's Report     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1457 
535 27th Nov. 1869 N Judge Pinsent's Report     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1460 
536 31st Dec. 1870 N Judge Pinsent's Report     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1464 
537 31st Dec. 1870 N Account of expenditure on Labrador Court . .  1468 
538 30th Dec. 1872 N Judge Pinsent's Report     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1469 
539 31st Dec. 1872 N Judge Pinsent's Report     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1472 
540 31st Dec. 1873 N Judge Pinsent's Report     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1474 

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No.Date.  Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
541 29th Apr. 1874 N Extract from an Act to provide for the retirement of certain officials of the Government  . .    . .  1477 
542 31st Dec. 1874 N Acting Judge McNeil's Report       . .    . .    . .  1478 
543 19th July 1875 N Minute respecting appointing of Judge . .    . .  1480 
544 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Cluny Macpherson, G.M.G., M.D. 1481 
545 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of John Grieve, M.D.      . .    . .    . .  1483 
546 20th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Frederick Colman Brien     . .    . .  1484 
547 8th June 1926 N Affidavit of Francis Cyrus Berteau       . .    . .  1485 

F.—COLLECTION OF REVENUE.
548 13th June 1822 N Appointment by Governor Hamilton to collect Greenwich Hospital duty on Labrador Coast 1487 
549 1833 N Account of duties collected on Coast of Labrador 1488 
550 29th June 1836 N Lord Glenelg to Governor Prescott . .    . .    . .  1489 
551 5th Jan. 1841 N Account showing duties collected on Coast of Labrador       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1490 
552 4th Mar. 1841 N Lord John Russell to Governor Prescott      . .  1491 
553 4th Mar. 1841 Collection of Customs Duties at Labrador   . .  1491 
554 7th May 1841 N Governor Prescott to Lord John Russell      . .  1495 
555 5th July 1841 N Letter from Secretary of State re application of Newfoundland Laws to Labrador   . .    . .    . .  1496 
556 10th Mar. 1842 N Chas. Hunt to Lord Stanley     . .    . .    . .    . .  1497 
557 2nd Mar. 1841 N Colonial Office to Chas. Hunt . .    . .    . .    . .  1498 
558 4th May 1841 N J. McMillan to the Colonial Secretary  . .    . .  1498 
559 25th July 1837 N Collector of Customs, Newfoundland, to Commissioners of H.M. Customs . .    . .    . .  1499 
560 22nd June 1837 N James Simms to Mr. Secretary Crowdy      . .  1500 
561 29th Dec. 1837 N Collector of Customs to C. Scorell       . .    . .  1500 
562 31st Oct. 1837 N C. Scorell to Custom House, London.  . .    . .  1501 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
563 20th Mar. 1842 N Lord Stanley to Governor Harvey . .    . .    . .  1502 
564 14th May 1842 N James Simms to the Governor       . .    . .    . .  1503 
565 May 1842 N Report of Attorney General of Newfoundland relative to customs payable at the Labrador 1504 
566 11th Apr. 1826 N Collector of Customs, St. John's, to Custom House, London  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1507 
567 9th Aug. 1828 N Custom House, London, to Collector of Customs, St. John's  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1507 
568 10th Nov. 1826 N Collector of Customs, St. John's, to Custom House, London  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1507 
569 6th June 1829 N Custom House, London, to Collector of Customs, St. John's  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1509 
570 10th Sept. 1829 N Collector of Customs, St. John's, to Custom House, London  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1510 
571 —— N Statement of amounts of Duties levied on Coast of Labrador (1826-40)    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1511 
572 4th June 1842 N Governor Harvey to Lord Stanley       . .    . .  1512 
573 10th May 1850 N Commission to Preventive Officer of Colonial Revenue for Coast of Labrador     . .    . .    . .  1513 
574 7th June 1856 N Extract from Minutes of Newfoundland Executive Council     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1514 
575 1st Sept. 1856 N Prendergast's Report on Collection of Revenue 1514 
576 25th Mar. 1863 N Newfoundland Statute 26 Vict., cap. 2       . .  1518 
577 25th Apr. 1863 N Appointment of Mr. Matthew Warren as Collector of Labrador      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1518 
578 6th May 1863 C Extract from Thomas Fraser's letter from London to D. A. Smith at Esquimaux Bay . .    . .    . .  1519 
579 30th May 1863 N Minutes of Newfoundland Executive Council respecting appointment of James Winter    . .  1521 
580 4th June 1863 N Governor Bannerman to James Winter . .    . .  1521 
581 22nd July 1863 C Extract from Mr. D. A. Smith's letter to Thomas Fraser   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1523 
582 30th Sept. 1863 N Extracts from Captain Hamilton's Report to the Admiral and Governor, relative to the Fisheries 1524 
583 17th Oct. 1863 N Minutes of Newfoundland Executive Council respecting employment of H.M. “Vesuvius” 1525 
584 5th Nov. 1863 C Extract from Mr. D. A. Smith's letter to Mr. Thomas Fraser    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1526 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
585 5th Dec. 1863 N Duke of Newcastle to Governor Bannerman 1527 
586 5th Dec. 1863 N F. Roger to Sir E. Head and others . .    . .    . .  1528 
587 13th Apr. 1864 N An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain Duties (27 Vict., c. 1.)      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1529 
588 13th Apr. 1864 N An Act to amend and consolidate the Laws of the Customs (27 Vict., c. 2)    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1530 
589 13th Apr. 1864 N An Act for granting to Her Majesty a sum of money. (27 Vict., c. 17)   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1531 
590 13th May 1864 C Extract from Thomas Fraser's letter to D. A. Smith    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1532 
591 15th Oct. 1864 C Extract from Mr. Donald A. Smith's letter to Mr. Thomas Fraser   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1533 
592 26th Oct. 1864 N Report of the Collector of Revenue on the Coast of Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1534 
593 26th Oct. 1864 N Report of the Collector of Revenue on the Coast of Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . . 1535 
594 21st Aug. 1865 C Extract from Mr. D. A. Smith's letter to Mr. Thomas Fraser   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1541 
595 24th Nov. 1865 N Report of J. Winter on the Labrador Revenue Service  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1542 
596 7th Apr. 1865 N Extract from an Act for granting to Her Majesty certain duties on goods, etc. (28 Vict., c. 1) . .  1545 
597 7th Apr. 1865 N Extract from an Act for granting to Her Majesty a sum of money (28 Vict., c. 20)   . .    . .    . .  1546 
598 23rd Aug. 1866 C Extract from Mr. D. A. Smith's letter to Mr. Thomas Fraser   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1547 
599 17th Aug. 1868 C Extract from Mr. Donald A Smith's letter to Mr. W. G. Smith       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1547 
600 1868 N Extract from Report of Collector   . .    . .    . .  1548 
601 23rd Aug. 1869 C Henry Connolly to Mr. D. A. Smith    . .    . .  1548 
602 4th Nov. 1869 N Report of Collector of Revenue on the Eastern Coast of Labrador     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1549 
603 5th Nov. 1869 C Extract from Mr. D. A. Smith's letter to Mr. Wm. G. Smith    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1550 
604 1870 N Revenue Report . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1551 
605 12th Aug. 1881 C Extract from Mr. M. Fortescue's letter to W. Armit   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1553 
606 20th May 1882 N Newfoundland Act, 45 Vict., cap. 6 (Collection of Customs in Labrador) . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1554 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
607 1908 C Extract from Report of an official visit to Labrador by Sir William Macgregor       . .    . .  1555 
608 16th Aug. 1909 N Affidavit of Henry Webb  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1556 
609 25th Aug. 1909 N Affidavit of S. J. Bromfield      . .    . .    . .    . .  1557 
610 26th Aug. 1909 N Affidavit of Edward Mitchell   . .    . .    . .    . .  1558 
611 10th Sept. 1909 N Affidavit of Thomas Blake       . .    . .    . .    . .  1559 
612 10th Sept. 1909 N Affidavit of Joseph Goudy      . .    . .    . .    . .  1560 
613 13th June 1923 C Letter from A. Brabant to E. L. Newcombe  . .  1561 
614 4th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Ralph Parsons       . .    . .    . .    . .  1562 
615 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of John Grieve    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1563 
616 19th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Thomas Winter     . .    . .    . .    . .  1564 
617 20th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Frederick Colman Brien      . .    . .  1565 
618 30th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Sir P. T. McGrath, K.B.E   . .    . .  1566 
     Voluntary statement of Captain J. G. Joy     . .  1567 
     Voluntary statement of W. Collingwood       . .  1568 
619 1st Apr. 1926 N Affidavit of E. R. Burgess  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1571 
620 1926 N Affidavit of F. C. Berteau  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1572 

G.—RELIEF OF DISTRESS.
621 29th Apr. 1868 N Newfoundland Act, 31 Vict., cap. 16     . .    . .  1573 
622 30th Sept. 1878 C M. Fortescue to R. Prowse and Sons     . .    . .  1574 
623 28th Aug. 1879 N Colonial Secretary to Matthew Fortescue     . .  1575 
624 29th Aug. 1879 N Governor Glover to Sir M. E. Hicks Beach, Bart 1576 
625 15th Sept. 1879 N Minute respecting apprehended distress in Rigolet    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1576 
626 8th Oct. 1880 N Colonial Secretary to Matthew Fortescue     . .  1577 
627 30th July 1881 C M. Fortescue to Hon. E. D. Shea     . .    . .    . .  1578 
628 10th Sept. 1881 N Colonial Secretary to Francis C. Berteau       . .  1579 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
629 2nd Oct. 1882 N Secretary to Matthew Fortescue    . .    . .    . .  1580 
630 18th Aug. 1885 N Newfoundland Executive Council Records   . .  1581 
631 28th Aug. 1885 N Newfoundland Executive Council Records   . .  1581 
632 12th Nov. 1885 N Newfoundland Executive Council Records   . .  1581 
633 18th Jan. 1886 N Newfoundland Executive Council Records   . .  1581 
634 8th Sept. 1886 N Colonial Secretary to Rev. Mr. Curling . .    . .  1582 
635 12th Sept. 1887 N Colonial Secretary to Rev. J. P. Quinton      . .  1583 
636 July 1896 N Extract from Letter by Dr. Grenfell       . .    . .  1584 
637 2nd Nov. 1896 N Extracts from Letter by Dr. Grenfell      . .    . .  1585 
638 1897 N “Our Mission Work in Labrador” by Dr. W. T. Grenfell  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1586 
639 16th Feb. 1926 N Affidavit of W. E. Swaffield     . .    . .    . .    . .  1587 
640 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Cluny Macpherson, C.M.G., M.D. 1587 
641 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of John Grieve   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1587 
642 20th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Frederick Colman Brien     . .    . .  1587 
643 1st Apr. 1926 N Affidavit of Edward Robert Burgess     . .    . .  1588 
644 17th June 1926 N Affidavit of E. G. Grant   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1588 
645 18th June 1926 N Affidavit of W. J. Carson . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1589 

H.—ESTABLISHMENT OF SCHOOLS, CENSUS ARRANGEMENTS, MEDICAL ASSISTANCE, AND OTHER MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES.
646 18th Feb. 1922 N Census Figures on Labrador from 1857 to 1884 1591 
647 11th Aug. 1860 N License to Donald A. Smith, J.P., for Coast of Labrador, within Government of Newfoundland to celebrate marriages       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1602 
648 8th July 1867 N J. Bemister to Hon. D. E. Price      . .    . .    . .  1603 
649 5th Aug. 1867 J J. Bemister to Thomas E. Gaden, Esq.  . .    . .  1604 
650 7th Aug. 1867 J Route of “Ariel” on Labrador Coast    . .    . .  1605 
651 14th Aug. 1868 C J. Bemister to John Colton      . .    . .    . .    . .  1606 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
652 22nd May 1869 N Appointment of Thomas Groves   . .    . .    . .  1606 
653 31st May 1869 N Circular as to census  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1607 
654 27th May 1871 N Minute respecting Labrador Mail Steamer   . .  1610 
655 17th Apr. 1872 N Minutes respecting Allowances for Educational Purposes      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1611 
656 10th Oct. 1872 N H. Connolly, Chief Officer of Hudson's Bay Company at Labrador to Judge Pinsent . .    . .  1612 
657 10th June 1873 N Appointment of Government Vaccinator, Labrador . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1613 
658 13th June 1873 N Minute respecting Appointment of Frederick Crowdy as Vaccinator       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1613 
659 5th June 1874 N E. D. Shea to Michael Knight. Census arrangements . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1614 
660 23rd Apr. 1874 C Extract from Report of Select Committee of House of Assembly, Newfoundland, respecting Labrador Steam Service     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1615 
661 19th July 1875 N Minute respecting Appointment of Dr. Wm. Allen     . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1615 
662 4th Sept. 1880 N Memorandum on Disturbances respecting Rights of Property likely to arise in Hamilton Inlet 1616 
663 9th Sept. 1880 N Colonial Secretary to Matthew Fortescue   . .  1617 
664 22nd Oct. 1880 N Report of Staff Commander Boulton on Survey of Ungava Bay    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1618 
665 1880 N Reports of Schools on Labrador     . .    . .    . .  1620 
666 20th May 1882 N Newfoundland Act, 45 Vict., c. 8 (Regulating Sale of Intoxicating Liquor in Labrador) . .    . .    . .  1623 
667 1887 N Extracts from Newfoundland Statutes respecting education      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1625 
668 14th July 1891 N Colonial Secretary to Mr. Robert Guy  . .    . .  1627 
669 1903 N Public Service Act, 3 Ed. VII, c. 18 . .    . .    . .  1628 
670 1904 N Public Service Act, 4 Ed. VII, c. 20 . .    . .    . .  1628 
671 26th Mar. 1907 N Extract from an Act for granting to His Majesty certain sums of money, 7 Ed. VII, c. 30 . .    . .  1629 
672 29th Mar. 1911 N An Act respecting the Esquimaux and Indians resident in Labrador (1 Geo. V, c. 4.)     . .    . .  1630 
673 16th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of W. F. Penny  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1631 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
674 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Cluny Macpherson    . .    . .    . .  1632 
675 18th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of John Grieve  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1632 
676 25th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Frederick Colman Brien    . .    . .  1632 
677 30th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Sir Patrick Thomas McGrath, K.B.E.  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1632 
678 17th June 1926 N Affidavit of E. G. Grant  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1633 

J.—TIMBER CONCESSIONS.
679 15th Feb. 1890 N Colonial Secretary to G. Mackinson    . .    . .  1639 
680 11th Nov. 1897 N Minute of Newfoundland Executive Council 1640 
681 24th Jan. 1898 N Minute of Newfoundland Executive Council 1640 
682 7th May 1898-
17th July 1903
N Minutes of Newfoundland Executive Council  1641 
683 19th June 1906 N Memo. of Governor MacGregor to be attached to Minutes of Council  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1647 
684 4th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Ralph Parsons     . .    . .    . .    . .  1647 

K.—VISITS TO LABRADOR BY GOVERNORS OF NEWFOUNDLAND.
685 11th Sept. 1765 N Extracts from Governor Palliser's dispatch to Lord Halifax       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1648 
686 13th Sept. 1773 N Dispatch from Governor Shuldham to Secretary of State       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1648 
687 1810 N Extract from Governor Duckworth's observations on his instructions    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1648 
688 27th July 1820 N Memo re Governor Hamilton at Cape Charles Harbour       . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1649 
689 30th Oct. 1833 N Governor Cochrane to R. W. Hay, Esq.      . .  1649 
690 17th June 1846
8th July 1846
N Extracts from the “Royal Gazette,” St. John's, Newfoundland. .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1650 
691 3rd Feb. 1857 N Extract from Governor Darling's speech in opening the Newfoundland Legislature . .    . .  1651 
692 31st Oct. 1867 N Report of General Superintendent of Fisheries 1651 
693 30th Aug. 1879
10th Sept 1879
N Extract from “The Daily Ledger” (Steamer Notes)   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1652 

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No.       Date.         Descriptions of Document.Page.
 
L.—DOCUMENTS RELATING TO WOODY ISLAND.
694 Sept. 1841 N Captain Wyville to Sir J. Harvey   . .    . .    . .  1653 
695 4th June 1863 N Instructions from Governor Bannerman to James Winter   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1653 
696 1864 N Jurisdiction of Newfoundland copied from Governor Bannerman's Commission     . .    . .  1653 
697 1864 N Report of the Commissioner for the Protection of the Fisheries at Labrador  . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1654 
698 26th Oct. 1864 N Report of the Collector of Revenue (J. Bemister) 1655 
699 26th Oct. 1864 N Report of the Collector of Revenue (J. Winter) 1655 
700 16th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of William Frederick Penny   . .    . .  1656 
701 19th Mar. 1926 N Affidavit of Thomas Winter    . .    . .    . .    . .  1656 
702 17th June 1926 N Affidavit of E. G. Grant   . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1656 
703 31st May 1926 N Affidavit of John Butt      . .    . .    . .    . .    . .  1657 

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