Kōrero: Premiers and prime ministers

Image-making: Embroidery of 'Mickey' Savage (2 o 4)

Image-making: Embroidery of 'Mickey' Savage

Some New Zealanders revered ‘Mickey’ Savage even before his death. In 1939 in a private act of devotion, H. M. Watkins from Picton embroidered this version of the official photograph, adding a patriotic fern for good measure.

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Object by H. M. Watkins

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Gavin McLean, 'Premiers and prime ministers - Party leadership', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/object/33188/image-making-embroidery-of-mickey-savage (accessed 23 May 2022)

He kōrero nā Gavin McLean, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Dec 2016