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A collection of dinner menus from the Empire Hotel, Wellington relating to the Wellington Militia and Volunteers.

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1) Letter to the Director, Taranaki Museum re donation of military uniforms. 15.10.1993 Newspaper clipping relating the theft of medals from a display case in a Wellington hotel and their rediscovery some years later. The clipping is not dated.

2) Souvenir menu 'Dinner to Competitors for the General Government Prizes given by the Officers of the Militia and Volunteers' . Osgood's Empire Hotel Wellington. 2 April 1866.

3) Souvenir menu for 'complimentary dinner given to the Competitors at the Champion Prize Giving by the Wellington Militia and Volunteers at the Empire Hotel ' 29 April 1868

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