Royal Visit: Karangahape Road, Auckland (23 December 1953)

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Royal Visit: Karangahape Road, Auckland (23 December 1953).


Arriving in New Zealand on 7 August 1953 on board the SS Captain Hobson, Barbara and Arthur Turner were in Auckland on 23 December 1953 when  the Queen and Prince Philip made a Royal Visit to New Zealand in the summer of 1953-1954. They snapped this photograph as the motorcade passed Belwood Studios on Karangahape Road in Auckland. Photograph: Barbara Elizabeth Turner Collection.

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