Inward Correspondence Compensation Court   (10687)
c.1863 - 1880?  range held: 1862 - 1867


GENERAL


This series contains inward correspondence received by the Compensation Court, which was presided over by judges of the Maori Land Court, often in Auckland but sometimes in other areas.



The Compensation Court heard appeals for compensation from Maori people whose land had been confiscated under the New Zealand Settlements Act 1863 and amendments.



Many letters in this series were subsequently saved in other files of the Compensation Court - see also series 24497.


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Dates of Holdings : 1862 - 1867
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office
Access : Open  see more …
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 3
Date Approved: 15/05/2013