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CO 305 Volume 23 page-images added to Colonial Despatches collection

1085 new page-images (in three different sizes) from the following volume have been added to the Colonial Despatches collection: CO 305, Vol 23 (VI 1864 Volume 2, August to December: Despatches to London). These will now be linked into the transcription documents.

Colonial Despatches

The Colonial Despatches is an XML database project which is creating a digital archive containing the original correspondence between the British Colonial Office and the colonies of Vancouver Island and British Columbia. The project lives at, and the web application runs on the Pear dev Tomcat. The XML data is managed in SVN at


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