Memorandum, William Lee Rees

Rees, William Lee
Production date
11 Apr 1893

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Brief Description
Memorandum from W L Rees to the Premier, John Balance, in regards to matters outlined in his previous memoranda concerning Native Lands. He urges the Premier and his Cabinet to conduct a thorough inquiry into the transactions of A J Cadman, Native Minister, and Mr W C Smith.

Rees re-iterates his stance that A J Cadman and W C Smith had undervalued the Umutaoroa block in order to make a profit through speculation. He also mentions Cadman had threatened to bring a libel suit against him through the solicitors Sainsbury and Logan.

Numbered four in a series of four.
Production date
11 Apr 1893
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Printed in black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 285 x 440mm
Subject period
Subject date
10 Mar 1893
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