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Eleanor Roosevelt's visit, 1943


Government House often hosts distinguished visitors. Here Sir Cyril (1940–46) and Lady Newall and senior staff entertain America’s First Lady, Eleanor Roosevelt, in 1943.


Alexander Turnbull Library
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