Assorted documents, Repatriation, Hawke's Bay Earthquake Relief Fund

Hawke's Bay Earthquake Relief Fund
Radio Broadcasting Company of N Z Limited
Evening Post Print
Public Trust Office
Forbes, George William
New Zealand Railways
The Dominion
Levin Daily Chronicle
Auckland Star
The New Zealand Herald
Coad, A R
The Star, Hawera
Wellington City Corporation
Evening Post Print
Salvation Army
New Zealand Red Cross Society
Taranaki Daily News
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Brief Description
A Public Trust head office file with assorted documents relating to the repatriation of Hawke's Bay refugees and the assistance provided to them through the Hawke's Bay Earthquake Relief Fund.

The file is stamped: Closed, and is numbered 50534. It contains letters, copies of letters, memoranda, telegrams, lists of names, applications for permits and extension of permits, minutes or copies of minutes, mounted newspaper cuttings relating to refugees and repatriation. Information on refugee numbers outside Hawke's Bay is provided by the Red Cross and the file includes information on transport arrangements for the repatriation of refugees. Documents are signed or initialled by or on behalf of the author. Two printed memoranda circulars issued by New Zealand Government Railways head office on 18 February 1931 are instructions to stationmasters regarding refugee cards and tickets.
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Media/Materials description
Typed, handwritten, printed and stamped on paper in ink and pencil. Newspaper cuttings mounted on paper. Cardboard cover printed in green ink.
Approximate size of file.: Length x Width x Height: 355 x 230 x 150mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Sep 1931
May 1931
Apr 1931
Mar 1931
Credit line
from the Public Trust Office
Other number(s)
m98/62, 74780


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