Queen Frederica in New York City, 1964

Queen Frederica (wearing Queen Sophie’s Diamond Tiara and her Pearl and Diamond Necklace with Queen Marie’s huge Sapphire) and Princess Irene of Greece are escorted by Secretary of State Dean Rusk at an Anniversary Dinner at Barnard College, the Women’s affiliate of Columbia University, in New York City on this day in 1964, after the Queen received an honorary Doctorate of Law from Columbia University, the first such honour ever awarded upon recommendation from Barnard College.


Leave a Reply