Object #1021686 from MS-Papers-0032-0183
From: Inward letters - Sir Thomas Gore Browne (Governor), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0183 (75 digitised items). 70 letters, 1855-1860
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Letter from T.G.B.
to Donald McLean Esq.
dated August 27th.
My dear McLean,
I have not a minute to write to you, but I send you the enclosed, from Whiteley.
I am anxious that some native Officer should reside in the Wairarapa, and have pressed Richmond on the subject. He admits the necessity, but demurs about money.
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I have had long discussions about Sewell's Native Bill. Ministers sent a nominated Council, and have prepared two Bills, which I could not assent to, as containing many of the objections of the old Bills.
Since then I have been consulting with Judge Martin and the Bishop, and hope to concoct some plan which I must send by next mail, in order to get
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the answer before the meeting of the Assembly. I miss your advice, therefore, very much.
Carleton is more rabid than usual, but I doubt if the public go with him. He is now going to address the Secretary of State.
The mail only came in last night, and goes out at two to-day, so I have no time for more; though I have much to say.
Yours sincerely (Signed)
August 27th. (no year)
Inward letters - Sir Thomas Gore Browne (Governor), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0183 (75 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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