Object #1026128 from MS-Papers-0032-0013

2 pages written 30 Nov 1860 by Sir Donald McLean

From: Secretary, Native Department - War in Taranaki and Waikato and King Movement, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0013 (26 digitised items). Includes lists of Maori killed at Mahoetahi 6 November 1860 and includes letters signed by Maori such as Tawhiao but penned in McLean's hand or by other government officials.

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English (ATL)

Govt. House,
30 Novr., 1860


Sir,

I have much pleasure in informing you that the intelligence I have just received leads me to hope that no danger need be apprehended on the part of the settlers in the Mauku or Drury districts.

I have to request that you may take such steps as may be requisite to allay any apprehension

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English (ATL)

on the part of the European inhabitants.

I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your obt. servant, (unsigned)
Donald McLean

English (ATL)

Govt. House,
30 Novr., 1860


Sir,

I have much pleasure in informing you that the intelligence I have just received leads me to hope that no danger need be apprehended on the part of the settlers in the Mauku or Drury districts.

I have to request that you may take such steps as may be requisite to allay any apprehension on the part of the European inhabitants.

I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your obt. servant, (unsigned)
Donald McLean

Part of:
Secretary, Native Department - War in Taranaki and Waikato and King Movement, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0013 (26 digitised items)
Series 7 Official papers, Reference Number Series 7 Official papers (3737 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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