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Wednesday 13 July 2016

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Obituary. Elizabeth Bott Spillius, a distinguished psychoanalyst and anthropologist who, through a chance friendship with Queen Sālote, made a valuable contribution to studies of Tongan society, has died in London on July 4 at the age of 92 years, after an illness.
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Monday 10 September 2012
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
The Tongan historian Dr Elizabeth Wood-Ellem (better known as Besi Wood) passed away on the evening of September 8 at St Vincent’s Public Hospital, Melbourne, two days before her 82nd birthday. Obituary - MLF
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Saturday 7 May 2011
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Two ancient turtles thought to be 150-170 years old were rescued from a certain slow death on the Nuku’alofa waterfront yesterday morning by local conservationists who saw their plight and rallied local businesses for support to save them.
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Friday 1 August 2008
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Following his hour-long coronation service in the Centenary Church, HM King George Tupou V riding in an open car, was driven through the streets of central Nuku’alofa and down Hala Taufa’ahau. The black Humber Snipe Coupe was once owned by his grandmother Queen Salote. Photos by Linny Folau and Pesi Fonua.
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Monday 31 May 1999

Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Published in April, was a new history book, ‘Queen Sālote of Tonga, The Story of an Era 1900-1965’. This 424 pages hard covered volume is the work of Dr Elizabeth Wood-Ellem, published by the University of Auckland Press. From Matangi Tonga Magazine Vol. 14, no. 2, May 1999.
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