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Lord Jellicoe laying foundation stone of a war memorial, [ca 1920-1924]

Reference Number: 1/1-011677-G

Lord John Henry Rushworth Jellicoe (1850-1935), Governor General of New Zealand, laying the foundation stone of a war memorial, probably in Christchurch. A crowd, containing civilians on one side and uniformed army and naval officers on the other, watches the ceremony. Signs are hung on a garden house reading: "Sign cheques here" and "All cheques will be acknowledged". Taken by an unidentified photographer, circa 1920-1924.

Key terms:
1 image, related to John Henry Rushworth Jellicoe, Monuments - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, World War, 1914-1918 - Memorials and Rites and ceremonies.

Part of:
The Press (Newspaper) :Negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00103 (247 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures71. Christchurch? Monuments. War Memorial.(PFP-029730)

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