Rough draft of petition to be submitted to Edward Andrews, Governor and Commandant of the Gold Coast [Ghana], by the 'principal inhabitants and residents of Accra'

Request that Andrews ensure that the practice - initiated by Freeman in 1857 when he was the Civil Commandant of the Eastern Districts of the Protectorate - of visiting all the local chiefs, kings, rulers, etc, is resumed.

Order number: MMS/Special Series/Biographical/West Africa/597B
Date(s) of creation: 18 June 1860
Level: Item
Format: Archive