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Jul 09

Delightful Destination — Weekly Feature #395

Delightful Destination

DELIGHTFUL DESTINATION The first European colonists arrived in New Zealand in 1840. Only 16 years later the islands had effective self-government. This early letter to New Zealand was mailed from Bath on June 3 1856 and endorsed “Australian Mail / June 3 / 56.” It must have been in a closed bag because there is …

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