Object #1019372 from MS-Papers-0032-0156

3 pages written 9 Feb 1856 by Daniel James Bayliss in Auckland Region to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - Surnames, Bay - Bec, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0156 (12 digitised items). Correspondents:J S Baylis, Auckland, 1865 (1 letter); W Bayley, Hawera, 1872 (1 letter); Carleton Baynes, 1860 (1 letter); Robert Baynes, 1847 (1 letter); Captain George Beadon, Wellington & Auckland, 1874-1876 (3 letters); N E Beamish, Okawa, 1873-1874 (2 letters); Richard Beamish, Paerata, 1871 (1 letter); R S Beatson, Auckland, 1868 (1 letter); J Beatty (or Beatley), H M Gaol, Auckland, 1871 (letter to C O'Neill)

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English (ATL)

Colonial Treasury Auckland
9th. February 1856


My dear Sir,

As it appears to be uncertain when you may be in town, may I beg the favour of your sending me, by return of steamer, a Cr. on Auckland, for the amount of salary that will be due to me from 1st. July last, to 29th. inst., say 8 months at £30 per annum, - £20. I would

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English (ATL)

not trouble you but that I shall need the money by the time the steamer returns.

I wrote to you by the Overland Mail to Wellington. Since then I have heard of your departure to Nelson.


The favour of a reply per steamer will oblige, My dear Sir, yours faithfully (Signed)
James S. Bayliss.
To:- D. McLean Esq.

English (ATL)


Letter from James S. Bayliss, to Donald McLean Esq. dated 9th. February 1856

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Colonial Treasury Auckland
9th. February 1856


My dear Sir,

As it appears to be uncertain when you may be in town, may I beg the favour of your sending me, by return of steamer, a Cr. on Auckland, for the amount of salary that will be due to me from 1st. July last, to 29th. inst., say 8 months at £30 per annum, - £20. I would not trouble you but that I shall need the money by the time the steamer returns.

I wrote to you by the Overland Mail to Wellington. Since then I have heard of your departure to Nelson.


The favour of a reply per steamer will oblige, My dear Sir, yours faithfully (Signed)
James S. Bayliss.
To:- D. McLean Esq.

Part of:
Inward letters - Surnames, Bay - Bec, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0156 (12 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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