Object #1021698 from MS-Papers-0032-0537

2 pages written 20 Jul 1847 by an unknown author in Warea to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - Surnames, Riemenschneider, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0537 (39 digitised items). Correspondents:Catherine G Riemenschneider, Wanganui, 1869-1870 (5 letters); Johann Riemenschneider, New Plymouth, Waimate, Kawhia, Mohau & Warea, 1849-1859 (29 letters).

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Warea
Juli 20/47


My dear McLean

One morning going out when I was in town last I left £1 10/- in charge of William because I found it very inconvenient to carry about and afterwards I forgot it when I left. At present I am nearly at ebb here (this of course I say in confidence to you) Would you do me the favour to ask W. for the money and to give to the bearer (Erueti) 5/- to purchase for himself a spade. Or if you do not like to ask W. about perhap you will lay the 5/- out until I myself come to town when I may make it straight as also the postage you have laid out.

The bearer is porangi to get off and makes me almost raruraru by his impatience so I must conclude while I remain


My dear McLean Yours affectionately
J.F.Riemenschneider

Part of:
Inward letters - Surnames, Riemenschneider, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0537 (39 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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