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dc.date.accessioned2016-02-22T18:43:12Z
dc.date.available2016-02-22T18:43:12Z
dc.date.issued1859
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/8442
dc.description.abstractCopy of a report of a Committee of the Honorable and Executive Council dated May 6, 1859 approved by His Excellency the Governor General in Council. This is in regard to charges made by Joshua Manly of Port Colborne against Mr. Woodruff, the superintendent and other persons connected with the Welland Canal. The accusations have been substantiated by the committee. This is accompanied by a petition accusing Mr. Woodruff of gross corruption and jobbery [the practice of using a public office or position of trust for one's own advantage]. This was signed by a number of petitioners on July 2, 1858 (2 pages, handwritten), 1859.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectCorrespondenceen_US
dc.subjectWelland Canalen_US
dc.titleCopy of a report of a Committee of the Honorable and Executive Council dated May 6, 1859 approved by His Excellency the Governor General in Councilen_US


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