New Zealand troops and Samoan group, during the annexation ceremony in Apia, Western Samoa

New Zealand troops and Samoan group, during the annexation ceremony in Apia, Western Samoa
Date
29 Aug 1914
Ref
1/4-017527-F
Description

Street scene showing New Zealand troops and a Samoan group, photographed by Malcolm Ross during the annexation ceremony in Apia, Western Samoa, 29 August 1914.

Original caption reads: "Crowd watching annexation ceremony in Apia, 29 August 1914"

The New Zealand Army seized Western Samoa from Germany in 1914 at the request of Britain.

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Film negative

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Film negative, Orientation: Horizontal image
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