Object #1009466 from MS-Papers-0032-0635

2 pages written Oct 1866 by Sir George Stoddart Whitmore to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - G S Whitmore, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0635 (105 digitised items). 103 letters written from Hawke's Bay and London, 1862-1869 & undated. Includes letter to Miss McLean written from Wellington by T F? Whitmore, undated; sketch map of area from just north of the Mohaka River south to Whitmore's run (undated). Piece-level inventory of letters accessioned pre-1969.

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English (ATL)

Oct. 1866


My dear McLean,

The orderlies now in Napier and those at Waipukurau have orders a copy of which I meant to have sent to you. In Town there are 3 men properly dressed - and mounted and they are directed to have one man always with his horse tied up ready for duty - who will parade mounted at the Militia office, daily, to be inspected and relieve the man on duty the day before. Any other orders you think of Fraser will give them. The inland people also are directed to be at your disposal and to forward all letters signed on the outside by you -

If you wish to suggest anything please do -


Truly yours
G.S. Whitmore

Part of:
Inward letters - G S Whitmore, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0635 (105 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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