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- A Place & Date Depicted Carlton, Australia
Digital Photograph - Dramatic Tableau, Coronation Celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II, Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, 1953 Reg. No: MM 110239
- Description Of Content:
- Performance in the Royal Exhibition Building with a giant crown above stage and the audience in foreground.
This photograph forms part of the celebrations for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II at the Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, in 1953. Soldiers with muskets and 19th century uniforms fight Aborigines with spears and shields in front of a figure on a throne.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr Frank Park, 2006
- Contributed by Mr Frank Park
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Secondary Classification:||Queen Elizabeth II Coronation|
|Organisations Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1953|
|Photographer:||Mr Frank Park|