Object #1009158 from MS-Papers-0032-0485
From: Inward letters - J D Ormond, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0485 (75 digitised items). 72 letters written from Auckland and Napier, 1871-1872
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7th. Feby. 1871.
We experienced very rough marching through from Poverty. From enquiry I think Te Kooti must be at Waikare iti. Ngatiporou are looking forward eagerly to hostilities with Waikato. It seems they have some feudal hatred against
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the Waikatos. They are constantly talking of what they would do if Govt. allowed them to go to Waikato. If required you could rely upon the whole district going. Today I start by Ohiwa to rejoin Ropata at Waimana and march to Ruatahuna by Ruatoki.
I have the honor to be Dear Sir, Yours faithfully,
Inward letters - J D Ormond, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0485 (75 digitised items)
Series 1 Inward letters (English), Reference Number Series 1 Inward letters (English) (14501 digitised items)
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