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Commission on Allegations of Maladministration in Dept. of Lands and Works, 1898
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- British Columbia. Commission on Allegations of Maladministration in Dept. of Lands and Works, 1898
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1 cm of textual records (80 pages)
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Appointed May 13, 1898; report dated July 23, 1898. Commissioner: Mr. Justice George A. Walkem, of the Supreme Court. Inquiry was made into allegations by T. L. Grahame, editor of the Victoria Daily Times, who wrote that the Lands and Works Department was mismanaged, and that money had passed into the hands of the Surveyor-General from persons who had business with the department. The commissioner found that the charges were not substantiated.
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This series consists of records of the Commission on Allegations of Maladministration in Dept. of Lands and Works, 1898, including Report of Commissioner George A. Walkem and transcripts of evidence.
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Transferred from the Legislative Library, 1978.
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Accession number(s): GR-0478