Forbes, George William (Rt Hon), 1869-1947

Forbes, George W, 1869-1947

Farmer, politician, prime minister. Member of Parliament for Hurunui 1908-1943; Prime Minister 1930-1935. See DNZB (Vol 3, 1901-1920, p161-163, F9)

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George Forbes and Ramsay MacDonald
Date: 1930 Ref: 1/2-041881-F Description: George Forbes and Ramsay MacDonald in 1930. Shows them seated on a couch. Taken at an unknown location by an unidentified photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w copy...
Minhinnick, Gordon (Sir), 1902-1992 :Going, going, g... New Zealand Herald, 25 October 1935.
Date: 1935 By: Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George (Sir), 1902-1992; New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Ref: A-311-1-010 Description: New Zealand Coalition government leader George Forbes is trying to persuade 'old man' Depression, who is sick in bed, to sign his will, while fellow leader G...
Scales, Sidney Ernest, 1916-2003 :Boy!! Otago Daily Times, 16 September 1953.
Date: 1930 - 1953 By: Scales, Sydney Ernest, 1916-2003; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-723-006 Description: In the top (1930) frame, prime minister George Forbes summons one young boy to his assistance. In the bottom (1953) frame prime minister Sid Holland's call ...
Date: [ca 1858-1959] By: Wetere, Koro Tainui (Hon), 1935-2018 Ref: PAColl-D-1230 Description: Panel displaying photographic portraits of the Ministers of Land from 1858 to 1957. Each individual is identified. Source of title - Title supplied by Libra...
Date: [1928] Ref: PAColl-D-0630 Description: Group photograph with Joseph Ward seated in the centre front row and George William Forbes on his immediate right. All names entered in Name Field. Identica...
Date: [1920-1976] Ref: 80-063-022 Description: File of correspondence from Prime Ministers or their secretaries (1927-1972), letter on behalf of Prince Charles from H M Yacht `Britannia' (1970), clippings...
Date: Jan-Aug 1899 Ref: 77-248-11/5 Description: Identifiable correspondents entered in name field Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Peterson, Stuart, 1900-1976 :Leaving the coalition tent for a permanent home. New Zealand Free Lance, 9 December 1931 (front page).
Date: 1931 By: Peterson, Archibald Stuart, 1900-1976; New Zealand free lance (Newspaper) Ref: A-315-3-063 Description: New Zealand Prime Minister, George Forbes (United) carries the household furniture labelled 'sound finance' on his back, and Gordon Coates (Reform) as his wi...
Alexander, Kenneth Alfred Evelyn, 1890?-1953 :The story of the pyramid. Point Blank, 16 December 1935 (page 2).
Date: 1935 By: Alexander, Kenneth Alfred Evelyn, 1890?-1953; Point Blank Press Company Ltd Ref: A-313-1-042 Description: New Zealand prime minister Michael Savage as a pharaoh standing on top of 'the pyramid of power', holding 'the scroll of Labour [Labour Party]' in his hand a...
McAnally, I, fl 1930-1950s. :The rising tide of Labour. The Standard, 4 February 1937.
Date: 1937 By: McAnally, Ivan M, 1908-1991; Standard (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: A-313-2-058 Description: Prime Minister George Forbes as 'Old King Cannot [Canute]' is unable to stop the incoming sea that is the rising strength of the Labour Party. Behind his thr...