President Nicolae Ceausescu of Romania

Dublin Core

Title

President Nicolae Ceausescu of Romania

Subject

Heads of state - Romania
Visitors, Foreign - Romania
Ceausescu, Nicolae

Description

President Nicolae Ceausescu of Romania playing volleyball during a visit to Colonial Williamsburg in 1970. President Ceausescu mentioned his love of volleyball during his tour of the Historic Area, so a net was set up in the backyard of the Lightfoot House, where he was staying. A short game between the Romanian officials and a combination of Colonial Williamsburg and State department officials ensued, with the Romanians winning.

Date

1970-10

Date Created

1970-10

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

1970-1284

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

35m slide

Physical Dimensions

2x2 inches

Citation

“President Nicolae Ceausescu of Romania,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed June 26, 2022, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/662.