A letter and transcrip from McLean to the chiefs of the Ngati Maniapoto in 1879, also typescripts headed Donald McLean Papers File 123 reporting a journey by Edwin Davey Snr and Robert Gillingham to Mount Egmont in 1847 and a similar report of the same journey titled Journal of a tour to Mount Egmont.
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Archives
Classification
Production Date
1847-1859
1840-1849
1850-1859

Archive Contents

  Part 1

1. Letter (original) from McLean to the chiefs of the Ngati Maniapoto residing at Mokau (Wetini, Pikaokau, Kaharoa). The letter is dated 8th June 1879. He writes complaining of the obstruction of the Queens mail between Auck and NP. The letter is written in Maori

2. Transcription of letter in W. H. Skinner's hand.

3. Typescript headed Donald McLean Papers File 123. A report of the exploring expedition from NP through the NZ Co settlement over the part of the middle range commonly known as Batu-wa, to Mt Egmont by Edwin Davy Snr and Robert Gillingham. 1847

4. Typescript headed Donald McLean Papers File 123 Journal of a trip to Mt Egmont.Both typescript refer to the same journey.

Accession No
ARC2002-1022

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