Zulu War /Records

File 003

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KCM 42354  Melton Prior : The Zulu War, 1879-1880, undated

KCM 42355  Distribution of women and children. Defence of Durban, 1879

KCM 42356  Letters from General Sir Arthur Cunynghame to Capt Burgess, 17 May - 23 May 1879

KCM 42357  Letter from Mrs J Baxter to Philip Townshed and Poems : a) Rorke's Drift b) Isandhlwana c) Our Cabineers d) A voice from Isandhlwana. To the citizens of Pietermaritzburg, undated

KCM 42358  R.J.Hall : Rorke's Drift, 25 October 1879?

KCM 42359  G.M.Gielink : Fifty years ago. When Eshowe was relieved, 4 April 1929 (Printed in the Zululand Times)

KCM 42360  General Orders, Pietermaritzburg, February 1879

KCM 42361  Battle of Ulundi : "What Zulus say about it " - by prisoners captured, 1879

KCM 42362  Statement of a Zulu Deserter, 29 February 1879

KCM 42363  Reminiscences of an Old Durban Mounted Rifle member, 1878 - 1879

KCM 42364  Letters from Lord Chelmsford to W.Francis, 1880

KCM 42365  Defence of Rorke's Drift, by an eye-witness, 22 January 1879

KCM 42366  Dissertations from Imperial Regiments, 1858 - 1882

KCM 42367  Roll of Officers present at the defence of Rorke's Drift, 22 January - 23 January 1879

KCM 42368  The battle of Inyazana near Eshowe - sketch map, undated

KCM 42369  Torn blue printed page "Return of wounded in the action at Rorke's Drift", 23 June 1879

MS Item Dates

1878 - 1947

MS Item Description

Digital Index. Included in this file is "Roll of officers, non com. officers, and men present at the Defence of Rorke's Drift, January 22nd and 23rd 1879" and includes "a list of the 'KILLED'" written by Lieutenant John. R.M. Chard, Rorke's Drift, 3rd February 1879 and addressed to Colonel Glyn, Commanding 3rd Column (KCM 42367)

File 002

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KCM 42345 Letter from Killie Campbell to Lester Hall, 13 February 1956

KCM 42346 Letter from Lester Hall to Killie Campbell, 28 January 1956

KCM 42347 Letter from Administrator of Natal to G.A.Chadwick, 14 June 1955

KCM 42348 Letter from G.A.Chadwick to Administrator of Natal, 22 December 1954

KCM 42349 Letter from G.A.Chadwick to Administrator of Natal, 25 June 1955

KCM 42350 " Te Rorkesdrif" Verslag oor geskiedkundige geboue en verdedigingswerke, undated

KCM 42351 Sketsplan van Rorkes Drift, undated

KCM 42352 Sketsplan van geboue op ou vegsterrain, undated

KCM 42353 Sketch of biscuit box as used for the defence of Rorke's Drift, undated

MS Item Dates

1954 - 1956

MS Item Description

Digital Index

File 001

MS Item Detailed Description

KCM 42306 - Usutu! When Cetewayo tried Britain's might, undated

KCM 42307 - C. A. Wheelwright : A warrior nation under arms, undated

KCM 42308 - C. M. F. Sparks : With the news to Sir Bartle, undated

KCM 42309 - F. Jones : Did Isandhlwana save Natal?, undated

KCM 42310 - W.H. Stafford : The flight from Isandhlwana, undated

KCM 42311 - S. B. Jones : Telling how wars were won, undated

KCM 42312 - Gumpega Kwabe : We spared no lives, undated

KCM 42313 - Mahlahlaan, Unzuzi and Mtumumi Mandhla, undated

KCM 42314 - F. A. R. Scoble : How Piet Uys met his death, undated

KCM 42315 - W. Beaumont : Isandhlwana could have been averted, undated

KCM 42316 - 'Strathcona' (H. Wilkins) : Within the horns of Cetewayo's Impis, undated

KCM 42317 - Isandhlwana - Rorke's Drift - Kambula - Ulundi, undated

KCM 42318 - Mbongozo Umbonamsi .....'The little mealie cob', undated

KCM 42319 - H. D. Davies : The dash from the stricken field, undated

KCM 42320 - The little mealie cob, undated

KCM 42321 - P. A. Mason Cox : A unique war recorded, undated

KCM 42322 - Usutu! Accounts by Zulu survivors (see KCM 42306), undated

KCM 42323 - T. H. Cunningham : Survivors night of horror, undated

KCM 42324 - A. A. Shuter : Zulu Impis at the Umgeni, undated

KCM 42325 - D Macphail : Defence of the Camp ignored, undated

KCM 42326 - F.A.R. Scoble : How Piet Uys met his death , undated

KCM 42327 - Defence of the town. List of houses to be defended, undated

KCM 42328 - Distribution of women and children, undated

KCM 42329 - H.Sparks : Chelmsford's ultimatum to Cetewayo, undated

KCM 42330 - W.E.Simons : When Maritzburg stood to arms, undated

KCM 42331 - Mr J.B.Woolley, undated

KCM 42332 - Major W.J.S.Newmarch - Mr Sidney W. Reynolds, undated

KCM 42333 - Mr Charles Tatham of Greytown, undated

KCM 42334 - Link with Ulundi Square, undated

KCM 42335 - Alfred Knox : " To every man a farm", undated

KCM 42336 - Heroes of the Zulu War. Men who won the V.C., undated

KCM 42337 - Chard's story of the famous defence, undated

KCM 42338 - 'Strathcona' (Capt. H.Wilkins) : The glory of the Rorke's Drift, undated

KCM 42339 - Gumpega Gwabe : We spared no lives, undated

KCM 42340 - Cetewayo's words of warning, undated

KCM 42341 - Trooper (later Sir) Charles Smith : Pearson's relief of Eshowe, undated

KCM 42342 - The Battlefields revisited, undated

KCM 42343 - Isandhlwana : Four months afterwards, undated

KCM 42344 - Sir William Wyndam : The death of the Prince Imperial, undated (Copy of letter from Sir William Wyndham)

MS Item Dates

22 January 1929

MS Item Description

Digital Index. Typed copies

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