Object #1018613 from MS-Papers-0032-0193

4 pages written 22 Oct 1867 by James Busby in Waitangi to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - William and James Busby, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0193 (15 digitised items). James Busby, Auckland, Waitangi, Wellington (15 letters); William Busby, Wellington & Eparaima (2 letters).

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English (ATL)

already acquainted with him.

My son goes to look at any land which may be open for selection from Turanga Northwards, But it is probable he may have to visit Napier. I need not say how much I shall feel obliged if you will favor him with any information it may be in your power to give him in furtherance

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English (ATL)

of the object of his visit.

I remain, My Dear Sir
Yours very truly
James Busby

English (ATL)

Waitangi, Bay of Islands
22nd Oct. 1867


My Dear Sir

I take the opportunity of my eldest son's going to your part of the world to thank you most kindly for the efficient support you gave Mr. Carleton's Bill, and beg at the same time to introduce him to you - My younger son writes of your kindness to him - so that you are already acquainted with him.

My son goes to look at any land which may be open for selection from Turanga Northwards, But it is probable he may have to visit Napier. I need not say how much I shall feel obliged if you will favor him with any information it may be in your power to give him in furtherance of the object of his visit.

I remain, My Dear Sir
Yours very truly
James Busby

Part of:
Inward letters - William and James Busby, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0193 (15 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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