Object #1020289 from MS-Papers-0032-0124

2 pages written 20 Sep 1848 by Sir Donald McLean in New Plymouth District to Wellington

From: Papers relating to provincial affairs - Taranaki. Inspector of police, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0124 (59 digitised items). Includes a letter in Maori giving assurances that they will do whatever is expected of them from the police

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English (ATL)

Letter from Donald McLean to the Hon. the Colonial Secretary dated 20th. September 1848

COPY New Plymouth
September 20th. 1848


Sir,

I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 31st. July last, conveying to me His Excellency the Lieut. Governor's approval of my proceedings in adjusting the Land Question at Wanganui.

I shall be much obliged by your apprising His Excellency of my great satisfaction at receiving so flattering an approval of my services in that affair.

And I beg you to accept my acknowledgements for the handsome manner in which you have communicated His Excellency's sentiments.


I have the honor to be Sir, Your most obedient servant (Signed)
Donald McLean
Inspector of Police To:- The Honorable The Colonial Secretary Wellington.

Part of:
Papers relating to provincial affairs - Taranaki. Inspector of police, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0124 (59 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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