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With the Premier's compliments; wishing [Pte Ross] a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year, Decr 1899. [Signed] R Seddon. Govt Printing Ofice, 1899 [Cover]. | by National Library NZ on The Commons
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With the Premier's compliments; wishing [Pte Ross] a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year, Decr 1899. [Signed] R Seddon. Govt Printing Ofice, 1899 [Cover].

Cover shows the text and inset photographs of Premier Richard John Seddon, Major Robin and Captain R H Davies. The New Zealand flag is at top left, with an illustration of a steamship (the "Waiwera") behind it. Inside photographs show the Camp at Karori, the contingent on parade at Karori, On the march from Karori, the contingent being addressed at Jervois Quay, the Last Salute when leaving Wellington Wharf, and the S S Waiwera starting on its voyage (carrying troops to South Africa).

Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on Christmas greetings card 1899..

Physical Description: Photolithograph on cover of booklet of 8 pages, 145 x 220 mm.

 

New Zealand. Government Printing Office. With the Premier's compliments; wishing [Pte Ross] a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year, Decr 1899. [Signed] R Seddon. Govt Printing Ofice, 1899 [Cover].. Ref: Eph-A-CARDS-Christmas-Seddon-1899-cover. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. natlib.govt.nz/records/23053768

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