Object #1008538 from MS-Papers-0032-0816
From: Inward family correspondence - Annabella McLean (sister), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0816 (50 digitised items). Letters written from Scotland (Edinburgh, Glenorchy Manse, Stranraer) prior to her arrival in New Zealand in Jan 1864 on the Wild Duck; afterwards from Maraekakaho, Napier and Wellington. One letter was written in Sep 1858 during a visit to her sister Flora Ann Conway in North Wales.
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have had such dull depressing weather but today is bright. Hope it may continue.
Spent yesterday (after church) with Mr Strang. He was in great spirits. Had a letter from Mrs Gordon. Wonderfully affectionate. Heard from Kate from Honolulu. They had a pleasant passage which occupied a fortnight & two days from here. Went with Mr & Mrs Fox to a missionary meeting last Monday. Mr F. chairman said a little, not much. He evidently is
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for a change. He said it would be a charity to do to Mrs Moorhouse & children. Spent the day here last week. Mrs & Miss Bell called. They were charmed with photographs of home that are on the wall. Strangers admire this place much. A rumour that you were expected in the Luna last week. Will write again tomorrow if steamer goes.
Yours in haste
Monday July 3rd 
Inward family correspondence - Annabella McLean (sister), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0816 (50 digitised items)
Series 9 Inwards family letters, Reference Number Series 9 Inwards family letters (1204 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)
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