Object #1016362 from MS-Papers-0032-0192

2 pages written 15 Sep 1867 by George Burton in Wairoa to Wellington

From: Inward letters - George Burton, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0192 (26 digitised items). 25 letters written from Wairoa, Whakaki, Dunedin, Putanui, Manatawhi oranga [?], & Waihi run. Also letter to `My dear Donald' from [his brother Archibald John McLean], Maraekakaho, Feb 1860 (the second leaf of the letter is in MS-Papers-0032-0818 (# 112)

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English (ATL)

Te Wairoa
Sept. 15th 1867


Sir

After all the men of Major Frasers company is settled - their will be required for the officers about 900 acres - do you think it would be advisable to make any arrangements with the natives for that quantity in the Block which I wrote to you about some time ago - on the other side of the river from Pakowhi - namely the portion they want to lease.

I have the honor to remain
Your most obedient servant
George Burton
To His Honor the Superintendent of Hawkes Bay Wellington

Part of:
Inward letters - George Burton, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0192 (26 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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