Kōrero: Governors and governors-general

Richard Nixon at Government House

Richard Nixon at Government House

Government House in Wellington has hosted the Queen and many other heads of state and leading politicians. In 1953 they included then US Vice-President Richard Nixon and his wife, Pat (left), seen presenting Lord and Lady Norrie with a photograph of US President Dwight Eisenhower.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-World Obits-Nixon-01

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Gavin McLean, 'Governors and governors-general - Ceremonial duties', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/33653/richard-nixon-at-government-house (accessed 18 August 2022)

He kōrero nā Gavin McLean, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012, reviewed & revised 28 Sep 2016