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Photograph of Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

MO 63.5808.1
Photograph of Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Maker unknown
April 14, 1962
Silver gelatin print, silver
10" x 8"
Black and white portrait photograph of the last Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi dressed in full dress uniform. The photograph is inscribed by the Shah "To President John F. Kennedy with the expression of my thanks and deep admiration" on the upper left corner. The photograph is in a silver frame with a gold Persian crown insignia in relief on upper edge.
This photograph was presented to President John F. Kennedy by Shah Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran (1941-1979) during his state visit to the White House on April 11, 1962.
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran (1941-1979)
  • JFKPOF-119-008
  • JFKPOF-119-010
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-5808-2
National Archives and Records Administration. Office of Presidential Libraries. John F. Kennedy Library. (04/01/1985- )
Donated to the United States
JFKSG-MO-1963-5808-1