Hervey Islands [S Cook Islands],1864

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Scope and Content

Includes letters from:

3 islanders, Mangaia

Ernest Krause, Rarotonga - copy of report for 1863 lost in wreck of John Williams

Henry Royle, Sydney - account of loss of John Williams at Danger Island [Pukapuka] (May 17)

copy of translation of deed of land transferred from Makea to LMS

enclosed cutting from NZ newspaper on some Maoris desiring to return to Rarotonga

William Wyatt Gill, Mangaia - gift towards new mission ship from Ellice Islanders [Tuvaluans]

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