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Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu and her husband, Whatumoana Paki, welcoming Queen Elizabeth II to Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, 9 or 10 February 1974

Reference Number: EP/1974/0627/26

Original Evening Post caption reads: "Two Queens, their dress reflecting their different cultural backgrounds, side by side at Ngaruawahia yesterday. The Maori Queen, Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu and her husband (centre), welcomed Queen Elizabeth to the Turangawaewae Marae where she watched a display of Maori tradition and culture and opened the Kimiora Hall cultural centre. Queen Elizabeth conceded precedence to the Maori Queen on the marae and sat on her right to watch the display." Photograph taken either 9 or 10 February 1974 by an unidentifed Evening Post staff photographer and published 11 February 1974.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Group portraits, related to Dame Te Arikinui Te Atairangikaahu, Whatumoana Paki, Kahu huruhuru, Married people, Queens - Great Britain and Maori - Queens.

Part of:
Queen Elizabeth II arriving at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, Reference Number EP/1974/0627 (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on a 35mm negative stripSingle negative

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