Letter from Tpr W. Drake to R. Glasson; ARC1263

Name/Title

Letter from Tpr W. Drake to R. Glasson

About this object

A handwritten letter from Tpr W. Drake, Colonial Defence Force to R. Glasson. The letter was written on February 27th, 1864 from Camp Awamutu, Rangiaowhia Head Quarters, 6 days after the attack on Rangiaowhia. The account is very detailed explaining the occurrences from a colonial perspective, following the lead from General Cameron.

Medium and Materials

The letter is written in iron gall ink on blue rice paper.

Object Type

Letter

Object number

ARC1263

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