Object #1016579 from MS-Papers-0032-0574

3 pages written 1 Jul 1846 by Dr Andrew Sinclair in Auckland Region to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - Dr Andrew Sinclair, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0574 (87 digitised items). 85 letters written from Auckland and Taranaki. Also includes two outward drafts by McLean; and letter from Dr Sinclair, Glasgow to Rev Donald McColl, Glenorchy Manse, Argyleshire, 29 Nov 1856.

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July 1/46.

Dear McLean,

I was glad to learn that the Governor had offered you and that you had accepted the appointment in the Police, which I have no doubt you will succeed as well in the duties of as in your former employment.

With respect to the Clothing of the men I can say nothing about it at present. The Governor has gone to Wellington and you will probably receive instructions on the subject from thence, but if not I will get his authority to direct you when he returns here. I have sent you a Commissar for your Office, and in the next Govt. Gazette your name will be included in a List of the Commission of the peace.

I remain, Yours truly,
A. Sinclair.

Part of:
Inward letters - Dr Andrew Sinclair, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0574 (87 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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