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Photographs of the Royal Family, 1947 - 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0014/COWL A

Scope and Contents

The return of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh from their Commonwealth tour, 15 May 1954
Royal Wedding, 20 Nov 1947
The Queen presenting Coronation medals to Commonwealth troops, 3 June ?1953
Royal Tour of the Caribbean, 1953-54
The Christening of Princess Anne, 21 Oct 1950
The Spithead Review, 15 June 1953
The Queen with the Dominion Prime Ministers (includes Churchill), 1 Jun 1953
The State opening of Parliament, 4 Nov 1952
Laying the foundation stone at Lloyds, 6 Nov 1952
The King’s Birthday Review, 7 Jun 1951
The Trooping of the colour, 5 Jun 1952
Festival of Britain Dedication, 3 May 1951
Royal Tour of the Pacific, 1953
Trooping of the Colour, 7 Jun 1951
HM Queen Mary, 21 Oct 1951
The Queen Mother and Princess Margaret visit Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe], July 1953
Assorted others, mainly 1950’s


  • Creation: 1947 - 1954

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


2 file(s) (2 files (approximately 86 photographs))

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2005-07-05 12:00:34+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087