Account, Ngatapa Siege

Production date
13 Dec 1868-06 Jan 1869

Object detail

Brief Description
A lengthy and detailed account of the Siege of Ngatapa from 13 December 1868 to 6 January 1869.

Includes the first intrusions into the area by Whitmore's forces, the forces involved, tactics used, the layout of the area, the supply effort and progression of the siege over a month long period. Includes leaders such as Colonel Whitmore, Colonel St John, Major Ropata and Captain Preece.

Written in the third person.
Production date
13 Dec 1868-06 Jan 1869
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed black ink on paper
Height x Width: 330 x 210mm
Subject period
Subject date
13 Dec 1868-06 Jan 1869
Credit line
gifted by Mrs Wanklyn
Other number(s)
m50/2, 78593


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