Object #1019334 from MS-Papers-0032-0022

5 pages written 8 Dec 1868 by an unknown author in Napier City

From: Superintendent, Hawkes Bay and Government Agent, East Coast - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0022 (82 digitised items). Comprises correspondence, memoranda and reports from December 1868, relating to the military campaign against Te Kooti.Includes letters from Maori such as Rapata Wahawaha regarding ammunitions

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Napier

8 Decr., 1868



My dear Whitmore,

I forwarded your telegrams to Haultain and had the 30 horses sent to the Wairoa expecting a movement would have been made from there instead of Poverty Bay I thought it best not to countermand this order till Richmond decides what is to be done.

Your telegraphs from Castle Point I could not reply to as the office here was closed before I received them.

I remain,
Yours truly,
D.M.

Part of:
Superintendent, Hawkes Bay and Government Agent, East Coast - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0022 (82 digitised items)
Series 7 Official papers, Reference Number Series 7 Official papers (3737 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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