Story: International economic relations

Duke and Duchess of York, 1927

Duke and Duchess of York, 1927

The visit of the Duke and Duchess of York (later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth) in 1927 was designed to promote closer intra-empire ties, including commercial links. A British shipping company advertises in the background of this picture.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'International economic relations - Britain and New Zealand, 1900 to 1940', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/24800/duke-and-duchess-of-york-1927 (accessed 27 May 2019)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, published 11 Mar 2010