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The Cobhams visit the Cook Islands


Arrival ceremonies in the Pacific had their own flavour. Here Lord and Lady Cobham (1957–62) are carried ashore at Pukapuka Island in the Northern Cooks in 1959.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: F-76200-1/2
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