Letter from Wiremu Kingi to McLean, 4 Mar 1849

Reference Number: MS-Papers-0032-0673B-01. Object #1031269

Letter to McLean seeking advice

2 pages written 4 Mar 1849 by Wiremu Kingi Te Rangitake to Sir Donald McLean, related to Taranaki Region, Wanganui, Taranaki (Taranaki Iwi).

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

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Te Reo Maori (E Ma)

7 Maehe 1849


E hoa, e Te Makarini,

Tenei ano taku korero ki a koe, kei a koe te whakaaro ki te tatari mo te mira a Pene. Kua rongo ahau ki te whare tatari kei Tarawata, kei te whare o Te Waiti. Heoi ano.


Na to hoa aroha, na
Wiremu Kingi

English (E Ma)

7 March 1849


Friend, McLean,

This also I have to say to you, it's up to you about the winnower for Pene's mill. I have heard about the winnowing room at Tarawata, at Te Waiti [White's?] house. That's all.


From your good friend, from
Wiremu Kingi

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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