Object #1013265 from MS-Papers-0032-0274

2 pages written 5 Jul 1865 by Michael Fitzgerald in Wairoa to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - Michael Fitzgerald, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0274 (63 digitised items). 61 letters written from Wellington, Wairoa, Coromandel, Auckland, Sydney, Napier (Melford Cottage) & Marton, 1865-1873, and undatedIncludes sketch map showing land purchased from H B Sealy by McLean in Milton Road, Napier (undated)

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English (ATL)

Wairoa
5th July 65

7 P.M.
Dear McLean,

Mr. Carroll of this place has just told me that the Hau Hau Patera had sent a messenger (who arrived here last night) to Te Waru, Te Heu, and Wi te Rumu, asking for assistance to fight

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English (ATL)

and that they refused to assist him altho' I believe they are Pai Mariri.


Ever yours,
M. Fitzgerald.
Biggs and his men got out of the River today
M.F.

English (ATL)

Wairoa
5th July 65

7 P.M.
Dear McLean,

Mr. Carroll of this place has just told me that the Hau Hau Patera had sent a messenger (who arrived here last night) to Te Waru, Te Heu, and Wi te Rumu, asking for assistance to fight and that they refused to assist him altho' I believe they are Pai Mariri.


Ever yours,
M. Fitzgerald.
Biggs and his men got out of the River today
M.F.

Part of:
Inward letters - Michael Fitzgerald, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0274 (63 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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