Proclamation for civil evacuation of New Plymouth during the New Zealand Wars, 27 Jul 1860
Reference Number: 1/2-024251-F
Proclamation for the civil evacuation of New Plymouth during the New Zealand Wars. Dated 27 July 1860, it is signed by Colonel Charles Emilius Gold and bears the Royal Coat of Arms for the United Kingdom. The text of the item reads: "Proclamation. All families numbering five children or upwards drawing rations will hold themselves in readiness to proceed to Port Cooper by the first opportunity. Passages will be provided, and every attention will be paid to their comforts. Lads over 16 may be excepted. (Signed) C E Gold, Colonel Commanding the Forces New Zealand, Friday, 27th July, 1860."
Proclamation for civil evacuation of New Plymouth during the New Zealand Wars, Reference Number 1/2-024251-F (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film copy negative. Vertical imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. NZ Wars. Taranaki. New Plymouth. 1860(PFP-027631)
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