Object #1027436 from MS-Papers-0032-0658

3 pages written 1868-1868 by George Tovey Buckland Worgan and Charles Herman Weber in Napier City to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward letters - George B Worgan, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0658 (95 digitised items). 93 letters and memos written from Wairoa, Napier and Wanganui, 1864-1873. Includes piece-level inventory of letters accessioned pre-1969.

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English (ATL)

Napier
April 22nd 68

,
Sir,

It is with the utmost regret that I have to bring before your notice the fact that repeated applications to the Heads of the Department have hitherto failed to procure for me a License as Surveyor under "Nat. Lands Acts" altho' upwards of twelve months have elapsed since my first application -

This unprecedented delay is of the utmost possible disservice to my professional prospects -

Having carefully carried

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English (ATL)

out every instruction on the subject furnished to me by the Government, I beg most respectfully to solicit that you will favorably represent my case to notice in the proper quarter.

The five pounds fee chargeable on the issue of a Surveyors License has been forward some months since to the Inspector of Surveys Office Auckland.

I have the Honor to be, Sir,
Your most obed. servt.
George B. Worgan
To His Honor D. McLean Esq.

English (ATL)

Napier
April 22nd 68

,
Sir,

It is with the utmost regret that I have to bring before your notice the fact that repeated applications to the Heads of the Department have hitherto failed to procure for me a License as Surveyor under "Nat. Lands Acts" altho' upwards of twelve months have elapsed since my first application -

This unprecedented delay is of the utmost possible disservice to my professional prospects -

Having carefully carried out every instruction on the subject furnished to me by the Government, I beg most respectfully to solicit that you will favorably represent my case to notice in the proper quarter.

The five pounds fee chargeable on the issue of a Surveyors License has been forward some months since to the Inspector of Surveys Office Auckland.

I have the Honor to be, Sir,
Your most obed. servt.
George B. Worgan
To His Honor D. McLean Esq.

Part of:
Inward letters - George B Worgan, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0658 (95 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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