Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Royal Empire Society address to Princess Elizabeth, 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 22/27

Scope and Contents

An address to Princess Elizabeth (later Elizabeth II) on her 21st birthday from the Australian branches of the Royal Empire Society, 21 April 1947, signed by the Presidents and Secretaries of the branches. There is a covering note of 12 August 1947.


  • 1947


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 page(s) (1 page) : paper

1 pamphlet(s) (1 pamphlet)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 11c99

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), pp. 41-42.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the Secretary-General of the Royal Empire Society, 1947.


The address is transcribed in 'United empire', vol. XXXVIII (1947), p. 151.




Royal Empire Society

Finding aid date

2003-12-17 14:54:42+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom