A collection of original Press Shots depicting events during the reign of Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi 20th Century
64 photographs, many with descriptive labels and date stamps on the reverse the largest 27.7 x 21.8 cm.(64)
An interesting collection, the majority of events following the movements of the Pahlavi royal family including Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, Empress Farah, Queen Soroya, Princess Fatima, Queen Fawzia, Crown Prince Reza Pahlevi, Prince Ali Reza, Prince Hamid Reza, and Princess Farahnaz. Highlights include an image of the Shah and Queen Fawzia with the young princess Shahnaz; The Shah with president Truman in 1949; The Shah placing the crown on his head at the coronation ceremony of 1967; The Empress Farah on a gondola ride in Venice; Princess Fatima flying a helicopter in 1969; The empress Farah in her ski suit in 1962 and the Shah ten-pin bowling.