W-MCP1-1.028b TO REV. THOMAS BAKER from the Dept. of Public Instruction for Upper Canada
Jan 17 1855
To: Newmarket, Ontario
From: Upper Canada Education Office
[Coat of Arms in Upper Left Corner]
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION FOR UPPER CANADA
Religio, Scientia, Libertae
17 January, 1855
I have the honour to acknowledge the receipt of the Report of your County Grammar School for 1854 and to state in reply that the balance of the apportionment for last year has been paid in your County Treasury and is subject to the order of your Board of Trustees.
50 English Pounds
I have the honour to be
Sir, Your Obedient Servant
[signature illegible, E. Byenon?]
The Rev. Thomas Baker
Chairman Board of Trustees, County Grammar School at Newmarket.
1 We have included this notice to demonstrate that Rev. Baker continued his interest in education and in schools after he came to Canada. He operated a boarding school in Letherhead, Surrey, England, before he came to Canada, see W-MCP1-1.028a.