Object #1021821 from MS-Papers-0032-0815

2 pages written 21 Aug 1865 by Alexander McLean in Maraekakaho to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward family correspondence - Alexander McLean (brother), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0815 (48 digitised items). Letters written from Napier and Maraekakaho mainly about station matters. Includes one letter from Canterbury, Jul 1861, and one from Ashburton, Sep 1868

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English (MD)

21 August 1865

Maraekakaho

My dear brother

I have to tell you that I had a few hints from Mr Easdale about the Otaways wanting to lease a small block of land at Akitio. If they are not abble to pay for the place be done with them. They will allways

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English (MD)

be a trouble on the station shooting and hunting and d[r]iveing the sheep to the divide and I fully agree with Mr Easdale in all he has said to me in matter. In haste


Allways your
Alex McLean

English (MD)

21 August 1865

Maraekakaho

My dear brother

I have to tell you that I had a few hints from Mr Easdale about the Otaways wanting to lease a small block of land at Akitio. If they are not abble to pay for the place be done with them. They will allways be a trouble on the station shooting and hunting and d[r]iveing the sheep to the divide and I fully agree with Mr Easdale in all he has said to me in matter. In haste


Allways your
Alex McLean

Part of:
Inward family correspondence - Alexander McLean (brother), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0815 (48 digitised items)
Series 9 Inwards family letters, Reference Number Series 9 Inwards family letters (1204 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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