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Picturegram - 'First Coach with King & Elizabeth Turns into Whitehall', London, 20 Nov 1947 Reg. No: MM 129806
- One of sixteen black and white picturegrams depicting the marriage of Princess Elizabeth to Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (The Duke of Edinburgh) at Westminster Abbey on 20 November,1947 . Sent to Australia using radio facsimile equipment.
- Black and white picturegram mounted on brown cardboard.
- Description Of Content:
- Image of the coach that carries Princess Elizabeth and King George VI down Whitehall, London. There is a large crowd standing by the road.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Overseas Telecommunications Commission (Australia) (AOTC or OTC), 1948
|Dimensions:||240 mm (Height), 285 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||portraits, facsimile telegraphy, royalty british, royal weddings, events, princess elizabeth ii marriage 1947|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Telegraphy Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Typed on white paper that is mounted to the board under the picture; '(2) First coach with King and Elizabeth turns into Whitehall,.'
Printed on the side of the picture; '...LN/MBN70.LN.234.20/12300.PRESSCOLLECT. / POOL MBN.344.'
|Place & Date Depicted:||London, England, Great Britain, 20 Nov 1947|
|Organisation Depicted:||Overseas Telecommunications Commission (Australia) (AOTC or OTC)|