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Top table at the opening of the Ministerial Council of Seato at Parliament Buildings, Wellington, April 1968

Reference Number: EP/1968/1428/20A

The top table at the opening of the Minsterial Council of Seato at Parliament Buildings, Wellington. From left: the Chief of Defence Staff (Lieutenant-General Sir Leonard Thornton), the Minister of Defence (Mr Thomson), the New Zealand Ambassador in Washington (Mr F H Corner), the Prime Minister (Mr Holyoake) who was elected chairman of the council, the Secretary-General of Seato (General Jesus Vargas, of the Philippines), and the deputy Secretary-General (Mr D Wraight, of New Zealand). Photographed ca 1 April 1968 by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Group portraits, related to Frank Henry Corner, Rt Hon David Spence Thomson, Sir Keith Jacka Holyoake, Lieutenant-General Sir Leonard Whitmore Thornton, General Jesus M Vargas and David Archibald Wraight.

Part of:
Opening of the Ministerial Council of Seato at Parliament Buildings, Wellington, Reference Number EP/1968/1428 (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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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