The Royal tour: New Zealand

United Kingdom, 1954

Film
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Often referred to as “the England of the South Seas” New Zealand turned out enthusiastically to greet Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip during their visit in 1954. The Royal couple visited all major centres of population in the North and South Islands seeing some of the magnificent scenery, a glimpse of the various industries and the colorful ceremonies arranged for the Royal Visit.

Credits

production company

Associated British-Pathe

Language

English

Duration

00:10:13:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28080

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → New Zealand - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → New Zealand - Social life and customs

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Visits of state

History → Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-

History → History

History → Monarchy - Great Britain

History → Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-

History → Visits of state

People → Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-

People → Philip, Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1921-

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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