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Hawkins, William Webster b. 1842 :The room I had to sleep in at Abbott's Accommodation House, Featherston. Memo - not to stay there the night again if I can help it... [1867]

Reference Number: E-370-006-2

The artist in a cramped lean-to bedroom, seated at a dressing table, being pestered by many biting sandflies. The accompanying text comments on the inadequacies of the accommodation, including the fact that the window had not been opened for months and the quantities of sandflies.

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1 image, categorised under Ink drawings, related to William Webster Hawkins, Abbott's Accommodation House (Featherston), Featherston, Mirrors, Sand flies, Hotels - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Bedrooms.

Part of:
Hawkins, William Webster b. 1842 :Illustrations of New Zealand 1865?-1867, Reference Number E-370 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Ink, 100 x 205 mm. Art works

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