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The royal couple can be seen on the balcony of the Grand Hotel on the Square where they stayed overnight. Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited Palmerston North as part of their tour of New Zealand 1953-1954.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2008N_O7_A-E_1292
Title
Queen Elizabeth II waving to crowds from the Grand Hotel
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection O 7
Date
January 7, 1954 to January 8, 1954

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Creation

Created By
Place
The Square, Palmerston North

Object rights

Taxonomy

Tags
1950s,
activities and events,
black and white,
crowds,
prince philip,
queen elizabeth,
royal tour,
royalty,
the square,
Community Tags
historic places trust,

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