Object #1006946 from MS-Papers-0032-0640

1 page written 21 Jun 1872 by Bishop William Williams in Napier City to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - Bishop William Williams, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0640 (66 digitised items). 62 letters written from Turanga, Pahia, Auckland, Te Aute, Napier, Gisborne, Tauranga, Bay of Islands, Waerengahika (including list of buildings destroyed), Oropaoanui (Awapawanui), 1855-1876 and undated.Includes piece-level inventory of letters accessioned pre-1969

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English (ATL)


June 21st. 1872.

My dear Mr. Maclean,

We hope very shortly to occupy the school house at Te Aute; and one important requisite is bedsteads. Will you kindly ascertain whether there still remain any iron bedsteads in the barrack stores from which we may obtain a supply. Our wants at the present time will be about fifty.

Believe me Most faithfully yours (Signed)
William Waiapu.
To:- The Honourable Donald Maclean.

Part of:
Inward letters - Bishop William Williams, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0640 (66 digitised items)
Series 1 Inward letters (English), Reference Number Series 1 Inward letters (English) (14501 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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