Official letter book (Native land and Police), 12 Dec 1848-7 Aug 1849

Reference Number: qMS-1210. Object #1032119

Correspondence relating to police matters, Maori and land purchases in Taranaki, Wanganui, Rangitikei and Manawatu districts. Includes chronological index to the letters at the front of the volume. Back cover mentions the removal of Te Hakeke's remains to an unspecified tribal burial ground so as not to be trodden on by free ranging animals.

49 pages written 12 Dec 1848-7 Aug 1849 by Sir Donald McLean in , Wanganui District, Wellington, Wanganui, Manawatu District and Otaki to Sir Donald McLean in New Plymouth District, Wellington, Wanganui, Manawatu District and Waikanae, related to Iwikau Te Heuheu Tukino III, David Stark Durie, Edward John Eyre, Henry Halse, Dr Andrew Sinclair, Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Taranaki Region, Ngati Apa, Ngati Raukawa, Ngati Tuwharetoa.

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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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