Letter from the Private Secretary, Godfrey Thomas, Government House, to A. Hocton Esq., Dovedale, Nelson

Maker and role
Undefined: Appo Hocton
Production date
14 May 1920
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Description
Letter passing on the thanks of the Prince of Wales for the photograph of his father on his 100th birthday.
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Media/materials description
1 framed letter
Measurements
1 p. ; 35 x 42 cm.
Names/keywords
Appo Hockton; Empson family; Early settlement; Pioneer life - Nelson;
Maker
Subjects
Chinese in Nelson - History
Accession number
NPM2005.3
Other reference numbers
UMS1480
Credit line
Thomas, G. 1920. Letter from the Private Secretary, Godfrey Thomas, Government House, to A. Hocton Esq, Dovedale, Nelson. Nelson Provincial Museum: NPM2005.3.

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Full name of the recipient was Wong Ah Poo Hoc Ting - Anglicized into Appo Hocton. This man born in China was my Gt Grandfather. for more information you may like to contact me Diana

- Diana Clark

Posted on 24-08-2016 01:34:32