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Alfred Nesbit Brown - Papers

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  • Description
    (1) -- Journals, 1835 - 1850, dealing with Brown's work, mainly at Matamata and Tauranga and chiefly concerning the day-to-day work of the Mission and tribal disputes. There is little comment on political affairs or the country itself. [Note: Brown's original notes are held at "The Elms", Tauranga, New Zealand]
    Volume 1: 1835 - 1838, Matamata and Tauranga. (typescript)
    (14). Maori Letters to A.N. Brown and Various Writings in Maori: 7 items
    Item 1: Bi-lingual letter from Peter (Paihia, Rotorua).
    Item 2: Religious questions
    Item 3: Te Atera Te Ruaruahe gives consent for his daughter to marry Rapata Hauehi.
    Item 4: Petition for intervention.
    Item 5: Confirmation of Paoro Ongu of Taranaki as a Native Teacher.
    Item 6: Deed probably relating to Sarnd, probably Church Missionary Society.
    Volume 2: 1839 - 1843, Tauranga. (typescript)
    Volume 3: 1844 - 1846, Tauranga and Bay of Islands. (typescript)
    Volume 4: 1847 - 1850, Tauranga. (typescript)
    (2) -- Letters to and from Archdeacon Brown regarding the Marsh Scholarship, plus accounts of St John's College Scholarship and Marsh Scholarship, 1846 - 1878. (1 folder) [Acc. No. 85/25]
    (3) -- Typescript volume (33.5 cm) containing letters to the Secretaries of the Church Missionary Society, 27 May 1829 - 31 May 1833. (54 leaves)
    (4) -- Papers, 1829 - 1894. Mostly letters to and from Archdeacon Brown and Mrs Brown. Includes Maori letters and other documents. (photocopies only) [Note: Originals are held at "The Elms", Tauranga, New Zealand]
    (5) -- Letters. [Acc. No. 89/43]
  • Other Number
    MS-40, 89/43, 85/25
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  • Catalogue title
    Alfred Nesbit Brown - Papers
  • Identifiers
    • MS-40  (Reference Number)
    • 85/25  (Registration Number)
    • 89/43  (Registration Number)
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  • Period
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  • Description
    (1) -- Journals, 1835 - 1850, dealing with Brown's work, mainly at Matamata and Tauranga and chiefly concerning the day-to-day work of the Mission and tribal disputes. There is little comment on political affairs or the country itself. [Note: Brown's original notes are held at "The Elms", Tauranga, New Zealand] Volume 1: 1835 - 1838, Matamata and Tauranga. (typescript) (14). Maori Letters to A.N. Brown and Various Writings in Maori: 7 items Item 1: Bi-lingual letter from Peter (Paihia, Rotorua). Item 2: Religious questions Item 3: Te Atera Te Ruaruahe gives consent for his daughter to marry Rapata Hauehi. Item 4: Petition for intervention. Item 5: Confirmation of Paoro Ongu of Taranaki as a Native Teacher. Item 6: Deed probably relating to Sarnd, probably Church Missionary Society. Volume 2: 1839 - 1843, Tauranga. (typescript) Volume 3: 1844 - 1846, Tauranga and Bay of Islands. (typescript) Volume 4: 1847 - 1850, Tauranga. (typescript) (2) -- Letters to and from Archdeacon Brown regarding the Marsh Scholarship, plus accounts of St John's College Scholarship and Marsh Scholarship, 1846 - 1878. (1 folder) [Acc. No. 85/25] (3) -- Typescript volume (33.5 cm) containing letters to the Secretaries of the Church Missionary Society, 27 May 1829 - 31 May 1833. (54 leaves) (4) -- Papers, 1829 - 1894. Mostly letters to and from Archdeacon Brown and Mrs Brown. Includes Maori letters and other documents. (photocopies only) [Note: Originals are held at "The Elms", Tauranga, New Zealand] (5) -- Letters. [Acc. No. 89/43]
  • Physical description
    6 boxes
  • Production
  • Medium
    Typescript
  • Subject
  • Citation
    Brown, Alfred Nesbit. Papers, 1829 - 1878. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-40.
  • Notes
    • Folder 6 (Box 1) relocated to MS-56.
    • Typescript journals, 1835 - 1850, are located in Box 5.

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