Letter from Henare Te Keha to McLean, 23 Apr 1849

Reference Number: MS-Papers-0032-0673B-08. Object #1031016

Letter written from Petone to arrange a meeting

2 pages written 23 Apr 1849 by Henare Te Keha in Petone to Sir Donald McLean, related to Te Ati Awa.

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

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Te Reo Maori (E Ma)

23 Aperira 1849

E hoa, e Te Makarini,

Heoi ano taku kupu ki a koe, kia haere mai koe kia rongo au ki tau tikanga o Ngamotu, katahi au ka tae mai ki Poneke. Me haere mai koe. Heoti ano.

Henare Te Keha
Te Taipau

English (E Ma)

23 April 1849

Friend, McLean,

All I have to say to you is that you should come here so I can hear your proposal about Ngamotu, and then I will come to Port Nicholson. You should come here. That's all.

Henare Te Keha
Te Taipau

Part of:
Inward letters in Maori, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0673B (18 digitised items)
Series 2 Inward letters (Maori), Reference Number Series 2 Inward letters (Maori) (3148 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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