Letter from Nopera Tamure to McLean, 28 Aug 1845

Reference Number: MS-Papers-0032-0669B-07. Object #1032327

Letter advising McLean the mail had been stopped

2 pages written 28 Aug 1845 by Nopera Tamure to Sir Donald McLean.

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

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Te Reo Maori (E Ma)

Wharea
28 Akuhata 1845


E hoa, e Te Makarini,

Tena ra ko koe. Ka nui toku aroha ki a koe. E hoa, kua tae taku pukapuka ki nga Pakeha o Kapiti. Kua whakakahoretia te homai pukapuka mo matou e Te Porana, e Te Tera.


Naku, na
Nopera Tamure

English (E Ma)

Wharea
28 August 1845


Friend, McLean,

Greetings to you there. I have great affection for you. Friend, my letter has reached the Pakeha of Kapiti. Bolland and Taylor have refused us a letter.


From me, from
Nopera Tamure

Te Reo Maori (E Ma)

Wharea
28 Akuhata 1845


E hoa, e Te Makarini,

Tena ra ko koe. Ka nui toku aroha ki a koe. E hoa, kua tae taku pukapuka ki nga Pakeha o Kapiti. Kua whakakahoretia te homai pukapuka mo matou e Te Porana, e Te Tera.


Naku, na
Nopera Tamure

English (E Ma)

Wharea
28 August 1845


Friend, McLean,

Greetings to you there. I have great affection for you. Friend, my letter has reached the Pakeha of Kapiti. Bolland and Taylor have refused us a letter.


From me, from
Nopera Tamure

[Note following] 'Wharea. Aug. 28th 1845. Nopera Tamure has written to Kaputi, Wm & Taylor will not write to him.'

Part of:
Inward letters in Maori, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0669B (16 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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