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Queen Elizabeth II in Fiji

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3091D

Scope and Contents

115 x 89 mm. Taken during the Queen's tour of the Pacific. There is a handwritten caption on the reverse explaining the occasion:

‘H.M. the Queen standing, reading her speech in reply to the Colony’s Loyal Address. Ratu Sir Lala Sukuna, having presented this to her is now seated on a bench along L.H. side wall with throne to be decorated at the investiture to follow. A table carrying the decorations will be seen slightly to L. of H.M., and in front of Sir Ronald Garvey.’


  • Creation: 1953-12-18

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1 item(s) (1 image)

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection is available on microfiche: Oceania, fiche number 7.

Related Materials

For other pictures of the Queen during her visit to Fiji see Y3091E/178 and 179.


This collection level description was entered by WS using information from the original typescript catalogue.



Includes index.
2006-10-25 17:16:08+00:00
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