Object #1009775 from MS-Papers-0032-0001

3 pages written 1 Jul 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)

Form alluded to
To Travelling Expences, from the 27th January to the 2nd Febry. inclusive - in going from - to - in the District of (see pages 1 and 2 of annexed Report) 7 days at 5/- per diem - (or on the Journey from - to -)

English (ATL)

Protectors Office,
Auckland,
August 1st, 1844.


Sir,

I have the honor to call your attention to the following regulations which have been issued from the Col. Secy's Office relative to a/c for travelling expences which may hereafter be forwarded by you for approval. It will be requisite that future a/c particularize in addition to the duration of the Journey, the places visited as in the form annexed, and should further be supported by a declaration on honor from the party as to the correctness of the periods for which the charges are made.

Printed forms are in course of preparation in accordance to these new regulations and shall forwarded next opportunity


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

Chief Protector of Aborigines.
Donald McLean, Esqre.
Pro. of Aborigines, Taranaki.

Form alluded to
To Travelling Expences, from the 27th January to the 2nd Febry. inclusive - in going from - to - in the District of (see pages 1 and 2 of annexed Report) 7 days at 5/- per diem - (or on the Journey from - to -)

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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