Historical Records of New Zealand
Governor King to Messrs. Turnbull, Quested, and Gardiner
Governor King to Messrs. Turnbull, Quested, and Gardiner.
One of you having been two whalers’ voyages to this coast, another having been a considerable time on the coast, and the other making his voyage, I have to request you will inform me of your opinion and answers to the enclosed queries, in replying to which you will use the maturest and most deliberate consideration.
I am, &c.,
Philip Gidley King.