Hervey Islands [S Cook Islands], 1849

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Scope and Content

Includes letters by:

Maretu, Rarotonga

William Gill (secretary), Rarotonga

Henry Royle, Aitutaki [atoll]

Charles Pitman, Rarotonga - withdraws from committee owing to ill health

George Gill, Mangaia

Information/returns from Tamarua, Atiu, Mitiate, Mauke, Oneroa,

Islander teachers sent to Manaiki islands

War prevented by intervention of a Christian chief

deaths of Anania (of Tamarua) and Davida (of Mangaia)

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