George, VI, 1895 - 1952 (King of Great Britain and Ireland)
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
1935: Diary, 1935
Diary, with some photographs and letters, including one from 'Albert' (afterwards King George VI).
A Basuto Chief greeting His Majesty the King on the occasion of the Royal visit to Basutoland, 1947
154 x 114 mm. Showing King George V shaking hands with a Basuto chief, with Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, standing behind the king on the dais. Princess Elizabeth, now Queen Elizabeth II, can be seen in the background.
Coronation Day programme, 1937
The programme of celebrations at Livingstone on 12 May 1937.
Film 1, 1947-01-31 - 1947-02-17
This film (part one of a two-part film) records the Royal party leaving Buckingham Palace on January 31st 1947 to cheering crowds and boarding a train at Waterloo Station for Portsmouth. It records the Royal party boarding HMS Vanguard, entertainment on deck during the voyage, and their arrival at Cape Town on February 17th 1947.
Film 2, 1947-02
This film (second part of a two-part film) records the Royal Party's visit to Kenilworth Racecourse, near Cape Town, the opening by the King of the Ninth Union Parliament, and the Royal Party's visit to Port Elizabeth. It closes with a brief African dancing scene.
Film footage of the visit of King George VI, Queen Elizabeth and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret to the Union of South Africa during February-April 1947
Two 8 mm cine films (without sound) entitled Royal Tour of South Africa, part 1 no.82005 and Royal Tour of South Africa, part 2 no. 82006. Film type: Cine Kodagraph Eight.
King George VI and President Roosevelt 1939
Memorial service for George VI, 1952
The order of service at Bermuda Cathedral, 15 February 1952, 9 pages.
Newscuttings on Royal Visit to South Africa, 1947
Photocopies of articles regarding the Royal Tour of 1947 taken from editions of four South African newspapers.
The illness of King George VI, 1951-09-24
A cutting from the 'Bermuda royal gazette'.
- ARCHON code (for CUL materials)
- Royal Commonwealth Soc. (GBR/0115) 9
- Archives and MSS Dept. (GBR/0012) 1
- Archival Object 7
- Collection 3
- Africa (continent) 6
- South Africa (nation) 4
- Cape Town (inhabited place) 2
- Dutchess (county) 1
- England (country) 1
- Europe (continent) 1
- Hyde Park (inhabited place) 1
- Lesotho (nation) 1
- Livingstone (inhabited place) 1
- London (inhabited place) 1
- New York (state) 1
- North and Central America (continent) 1
- Port Elizabeth (inhabited place) 1
- Portsmouth (inhabited place) 1
- Southern (province) 1
- United Kingdom (nation) 1
- United States (nation) 1
- Zambia (nation) 1 ∧ less