Letter from Charles Fitzpatrick to Wilfrid Laurier, May 26, 1878


Description
Creators:
Fitzpatrick, Charles, Correspondent
Laurier, Wilfrid
, Recipient
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Correspondence
Description:
Handwritten and signed letter from Charles Fitzpatrick to Wilfrid Laurier on May 26, 1878. Fitzpatrick supports Edward Roche as Supervisor of Cullers in Quebec.
Notes:
Wilfrid Laurier (1841-1919) was Canada's eighth Prime Minister, holding office 1896-1911. Laurier was born in St. Lin, Quebec. He received a law degree from McGill University in 1864, and practiced law in Montreal and Arthabaskville from 1864-1896. Wilfrid Laurier was Liberal party leader from 1887 until his death in 1919.

Transcribed by Katherine Karpiak in June 2013.
Date of Original:
May 26, 1878
Dimensions:
Width: 12.5 cm
Height: 20 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
S706_2.6
Collection:
Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collection
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes:
S706 Disc2
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
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75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

Full Text

1878

Quebec 26 mai

Chs. Fitzpatrick

R 28

[?] [?]

In favor of M. Roche

& [?] Petitions

(Page 2)

Quebec

26th May/78

Private

My dear Mr. Laurier –

re Supervisorship at Quebec

Referring to the conversation had with you at Quebec respecting the appointment of a person to the position of Supervisor of Culler’s at Quebec I wish to repeat my earnest request that in the event of a change Mr Edward Roche of this City should be appointed –

Enclosed

(Page 2)

Enclosed you will find Petitions signed by the Chief lumber firms of this city & also of Ottawa – If you require anything let me [?] & I will procure it for you Notice among others the name of J. Connolly.

If I have any claims upon you or the party I should wish to use them now Mr Roche is eminently fitted for the position This appointment will [?] [?] satisfaction

Yours truly

Charles Fitzpatrick

P.S. You will be careful not to [?] Petitions mislaid

C.F.P.

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Letter from Charles Fitzpatrick to Wilfrid Laurier, May 26, 1878


Handwritten and signed letter from Charles Fitzpatrick to Wilfrid Laurier on May 26, 1878. Fitzpatrick supports Edward Roche as Supervisor of Cullers in Quebec.