Object #1014953 from MS-Papers-0032-0228

1 page written 3 Jun 1864 by George Sisson Cooper in Waipawa to John Davies Ormond

From: Inward letters - George Sisson Cooper, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0228 (108 digitised items). 105 letters written from Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington. Contains correspondence between McLean and Cooper with regard to the purchase of Maori land in Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa in particular, and various complaints and issues that arose from the purchases; also contains information and discussions about the spread of the Pai Marire and Ringatu religions (again, with a particular focus on Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa), and about general Maori affairs. Includes draft letters from McLean to Cooper; letters from George's wife Ellen C Cooper, 1863-1872, and from Sarah Cooper (undated).

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English (ATL)

Circular Waipawa
June 3rd 1864


Sir,

I have the honour to enclose the drafts of two resolutions which it is my intention to propose for adoption by the Magistrates at the Monthly Court Meeting on the 9th instant.

I earnestly request your attendance on the occasion, in order that your vote, whether for or against these resolutions may be recorded accordingly.

I have the honour to be, Sir,
Your most obedient servant
G. S. Cooper
J. D. Ormond Esqr. J. P.

English (ATL)

Circular Waipawa
June 3rd 1864


Sir,

I have the honour to enclose the drafts of two resolutions which it is my intention to propose for adoption by the Magistrates at the Monthly Court Meeting on the 9th instant.

I earnestly request your attendance on the occasion, in order that your vote, whether for or against these resolutions may be recorded accordingly.

I have the honour to be, Sir,
Your most obedient servant
G. S. Cooper
J. D. Ormond Esqr. J. P.

Part of:
Inward letters - George Sisson Cooper, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0228 (108 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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