Object #1021597 from MS-Papers-0032-0184
From: Inward and outward letters - Sir Thomas Gore Browne (Governor), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0184 (73 digitised items). 73 letters letters, 1861-1862. Includes some draft letters from McLean to Browne. Also one letter from Harriet Gore Bowne (undated).
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My Dear McClean
Sinclair will write to you officially to come here without delay but I write privately to tell you I have found it necessary (with the advice of my council) to halt the 58 Reg. and the Pandora -
Marsden has been executed but matters are in a very unsatisfactory condition - McPherson who acted as native Secy. has been necessarily removed for ill
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advised conduct. Mr. Smith also is now actg. as Native Secy. and knows nothing of the natives here - Mr.Kemp is in the North -
I think you may as well make arrangements to remain here for a very considerable time for it is evident that your presence is absolutely necessary -
It will also be adviseable to consider how you will station your subordinates so that the public service may be most effectually performed. When Mr. Kemp
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can be caught perhaps he might be sent South but all these arrangements I leave to you: only make up your mind that you must come here at once happen what will and remain -
Katipa has not yet given up the men who plundered a European and beat him and on the 8th there was another similar case.
Inward and outward letters - Sir Thomas Gore Browne (Governor), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0184 (73 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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