Object #1025132 from MS-Papers-0032-0723

2 pages written 14 May 1858 by Sir Donald McLean in Auckland Region

From: Outward drafts and fragments, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0723 (49 digitised items). Names of identified correspondents entered in Name Field.Includes draft reply to letter regarding the Hawke's Bay Province superintendancy, 12 Jan 1859; misfiled letters written in 1851 to his aunt Annabella McLean; letter re Mr Schnackenberg (Resident missionary) and settlers at Kawhia, Apr 1860; list of Maori names, ca 1860 (written in pencil);

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English (ATL)


14 May 1858

Dear Sir,

In reply to your letter of the 11th inst. in reference to a Native reserve at the Bluff Otago, I beg to inform that I shall collect all the original documents relating to the purchases from the Natives in order that you may be furnished with the information you require.

I remain, My dear Sir
Yours very truly
Donald McLean
The Honble. J. Menzies

Part of:
Outward drafts and fragments, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0723 (49 digitised items)
Series 4 Drafts and fragments of outwards letters, Reference Number Series 4 Drafts and fragments of outwards letters (889 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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