Official letter book (Police, and Native Lands), 5 Apr-21 Aug 1848

Reference Number: qMS-1208. Object #1031814

Copies of letters relating to police matters, Maori and the purchase of land. They are signed by McLean in his capacity as Inspector of Police, New Plymouth. Correspondents include Lieut-Governor Eyre, Andrew Sinclair (Colonial Secretary), Henry Halse, William Gisborne and W B Chamberlain. Some of the letters are written in Maori. Includes a chronological index to the letters at the front of the volume listing name of the addressee and the subject matter of the letter.

47 pages written 5 Apr-21 Aug 1848 by Sir Donald McLean in New Plymouth District, Wellington, Wanganui and Waikanae to New Plymouth District and Wellington, related to Edward John Eyre, William Gisborne, Henry Halse, Dr Andrew Sinclair, W B Chamberlain, Waikato Region, Gisborne.

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Part of:
Police and Native Land Purchase Departments - Letter books, Reference Number qMS-1206-1212 (7 digitised items)
Series 3 Letter books, Reference Number Series 3 Letter books (19 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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