Official letter book - Colonial Defence Office, 15 Jul-20 Sep 1869

Reference Number: qMS-1200. Object #1032999

Official letter book with letters to Dr Pollen, Colonel Harrington, Colonel Lyon, Major Fraser, Captain Young, L Hettet (Hetet), Rhodes and Alan Maclaine. Letters discuss the movements of Te Kooti, the building of a redoubt at Ngaruawahia, the deployment of troops in the Waikato, proposed changes to the armed constabulary and other issues. Includes index listing names of correspondents and subject of letters.

36 pages.

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Letter books, Reference Number qMS-1195-1201 (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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