March 14-15, 1886

March Sunday 14 1886

Cold stormy day.
Cha Carry Frank & Puss went
to St Johns in the morning,
& evening Carry remained at house
in the evening
Sir M B B. lunched

Monday 15

Very cold day wind & rain.
Powell called re purchase of Indian
reserves at Pedder Bay, & left me
map & Roberts report
The Admiral Garforth &
Cornwall called

Notes:

Israel Wood Powell
(1836–1915)
Indian Superintendent from
1872 to 1890


Back to Peter O’Reilly’s 1886 Diary

Peter O’Reilly’s 1886 diary has been transcribed by volunteers and staff at Point Ellice House Museum & Gardens and is for informational purposes only. Researchers interested in this diary are advised to consult the original document housed at the Royal British Columbia Museum & Archives, found in MS-2894, the O’Reilly family fonds.

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