Object #1013067 from MS-Papers-0032-0005

1 page written 25 Apr 1859 by Thomas Henry Smith in Auckland City to Sir Donald McLean in Wellington City

From: Native Land Purchase Commissioner - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0005 (27 digitised items). Includes handwritten receipts relating to land blocks in Wairarapa, Heretaunga and Taranaki and also includes a Maori letter from Te Hapuku to McLean and the Governor regarding a disagreement between himself, Renata Kawepo and Karaitiana Takamoana.

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English (ATL)

COPY 70 Chief Land --- Commissioner's Office Auckland,

April 25th. 1859.


I have the honor to enclose herewith, in compliance with your request, copy of the receipt given by Henare Te Keha and his friends for the sum of One Hundred pounds paid to him at Nelson (November 2. 1855) for his claims to land at Taranaki.

I have the honor to be Sir,
Your most obedient servant (Signed)
Thos. H. Smith
To:- Donald McLean Esq. Chief Land P. Commissioner Wellington.

Part of:
Native Land Purchase Commissioner - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0005 (27 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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