Object #1003713 from MS-Papers-0032-0001

1 page written 26 Oct 1844 by George Clarke in Auckland Region to Sir Donald McLean in Taranaki Region

From: Protector of Aborigines - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0001 (21 digitised items). Memos and correspondence with George Clarke, the Chief Protector of Aborigines, including draft reports by McLean on his meetings with Maori relating to disputes and negotiations over land.Also includes translation of a letter (1844) from Te Wherowhero to the Taranaki chiefs urging them not to follow Te Rauparaha's example of confrontation refering to the Wairau conflict (1839) and notes of a meeting between Ngamotu Maori and McLean, 27 Sep 1844.

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English (ATL)

Protectors office,
Auckland,
Octr. 26th, 1844.


Sir,

I have the honor to request that you will direct your special endeavours towards furnishing me with the Statistical information required as per enclosed forms as speedily as possible.


I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your obedient Servt.
George Clarke.

Chief Pro. of Aborigines.
D. McLean, Esqr. Pro. of Aborigines, Taranaki.

English (ATL)

Protectors office,
Auckland,
Octr. 26th, 1844.


Sir,

I have the honor to request that you will direct your special endeavours towards furnishing me with the Statistical information required as per enclosed forms as speedily as possible.


I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your obedient Servt.
George Clarke.

Chief Pro. of Aborigines.
D. McLean, Esqr. Pro. of Aborigines, Taranaki.

Part of:
Protector of Aborigines - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0001 (21 digitised items)
Series 7 Official papers, Reference Number Series 7 Official papers (3737 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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