Object #1020139 from MS-Papers-0032-0632

1 page written 27 Oct 1870 by John White in Auckland Region to Wellington

From: Inward letters - John White, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0632 (25 digitised items). 22 letters and memos written from Auckland, Napier, New Plymouth, Waikato, Hokianga and Wanganui, 1858-1874

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27th. October 1870.

Dear Sir Donald,

I sincerely thank you for granting me a License as Interpreter. I only applied for it because I was required by Law to have it as Interpreter to the Native Lands Court.

Although I have been dismissed by Mr. Fenton from his department, still I know that you retain a friendly feeling towards me, and that the Government do not intend to forget my many years service in their employ.

I am stunned by the Official letter, as my License as Interpreter will not (in the present state of Auckland) enable me to keep my family of 7 children.

Yours obedient. as ever
John White.
The Honorable D. McLean C.B. Wellington.

Part of:
Inward letters - John White, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0632 (25 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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