Object #1026258 from MS-Papers-0032-0228

3 pages

From: Inward letters - George Sisson Cooper, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0228 (108 digitised items). 105 letters written from Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington. Contains correspondence between McLean and Cooper with regard to the purchase of Maori land in Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa in particular, and various complaints and issues that arose from the purchases; also contains information and discussions about the spread of the Pai Marire and Ringatu religions (again, with a particular focus on Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa), and about general Maori affairs. Includes draft letters from McLean to Cooper; letters from George's wife Ellen C Cooper, 1863-1872, and from Sarah Cooper (undated).

A transcription/translation of this document (by ATL) appears below.

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English (ATL)

Mei 27, 1863

Eparaima

Ki a te kupa e hoa tena koe tenei tan pukapuka whakaatu mo te mahi kohuru a era iwi kua tae mai nei ki a matou kaore o matnu kupu ki te mea he pono te kupu o Kawana he kohuru taua matenga ka he ano taua mahi kohuru na e kore e nui he korero ma matou inaianei mo tenei mahi tenei ake

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English (ATL)

ano pea mahia nuitia ai he ritenga ko reira ano nui ake ai he kupu ko reira hoki rite ai i a matou tau kupu mo nga korero e rongo ai matou ki etahi atu tangata kia rongo tahi ai tatou.


Na to matou hui katoa
Na Apiata

Na Nopera

Na Ihakara

Na Paora

English (ATL)

Mei 27, 1863

Eparaima

Ki a te kupa e hoa tena koe tenei tan pukapuka whakaatu mo te mahi kohuru a era iwi kua tae mai nei ki a matou kaore o matnu kupu ki te mea he pono te kupu o Kawana he kohuru taua matenga ka he ano taua mahi kohuru na e kore e nui he korero ma matou inaianei mo tenei mahi tenei ake ano pea mahia nuitia ai he ritenga ko reira ano nui ake ai he kupu ko reira hoki rite ai i a matou tau kupu mo nga korero e rongo ai matou ki etahi atu tangata kia rongo tahi ai tatou.


Na to matou hui katoa
Na Apiata

Na Nopera

Na Ihakara

Na Paora

Part of:
Inward letters - George Sisson Cooper, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0228 (108 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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