Letter, to Josiah Hamlin

Production date
14 Nov 1875
Current rights
Public Domain

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A request written in Māori to Te Hemara (Josiah Hamlin). It requests a survey for his home Motu Paparoa, Te Whakaongaonga. It then list the names of those that disagree with having the court in Wairoa and who would like to accompany the surveyor that is coming, pointing out that the previous surveyor had not been ideal.

Dated November 14 1875, sender unknown.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten in black ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 330 x 208mm
Subject period
Subject date
14 Nov 1875
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 39202
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 39202
Credit line
gifted by Lusk, Willis, Spoule & Gallen
Other number(s)
39202

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