15 Feb-15 Mar 1851
Contains diary entries in which McLean describes his travels from Hawkes Bay to Poverty Bay seeking land to buy, and carrying out some of his magistrate duties. European and Maori settlements and meetings are described, including descriptions of Turanganui (present day Gisborne) and Wairoa areas, an old Maori women who remembered the visit of James Cook, the first magistrate's court sitting in the district, and descriptions of land that he was interested in purchasing. Quantity: 1 volume(s). Physical Description: Holograph
Additional description
Alternative form available: Microfilm available. Use MS-Copy-Micro-0664-2
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Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
1 volume(s), Manuscripts, Holograph
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Diary. Ref: MS-1207. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23099715

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