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Aviator Jean Batten with Governor General Sir Keith Holyoake, [ca 5 Dec 1979]

Reference Number: EP/1979/4270/6a-F

Aviator Jean Batten presenting a first-day stamp cover from Britain to the Governor General Sir Keith Holyoake. The 1976 cover, issued by the RAF Museum at Hendon, England, marked the 40th anniversary of Batten's famous 1936 journey, the first ever direct flight from England to New Zealand. Photograph taken circa 5 December 1979 by and unidentified Evening Post staff photographer.

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Aviator Jean Batten with Governor General Sir Keith Holyoake, Reference Number EP/1979/4270-F (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 negative strip)Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Single negative

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