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Picturegram - 'On the Palace Balcony After the Ceremony', Buckingham Palace, London, 20 Nov 1947 Reg. No: MM 129816
- 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:
- The Royal Family on the Palace balcony after the ceremony. The image depicts King George VI, Princess Margaret, Lady Mary Cambridge, Princess Elizabeth, Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Overseas Telecommunications Commission (Australia) (AOTC or OTC), 1948
|Dimensions:||240 mm (Height), 285 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||portraits, royalty, facsimile telegraphy, royalty british, royal weddings, events, princess elizabeth ii marriage 1947|
|Themes this item is part of:||HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921- ), HRH George VI (1895-1952), HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- ), HM Elizabeth, Queen Mother (1900-2002), Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Telegraphy Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Typed on white paper that is mounted to the board under the picture; '(12) On the Palace Balcony after the ceremony. The / King, Princess Margaret, Lady Mary Cambridge, the / Bride and Groom, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary.'
Printed next to the picture; 'LN/MBN86.LN.234.20.1540G PRESSCOLLECT. / AUSSIE POOL 13. MBN.344.'
|Place & Date Depicted:||London, England, Great Britain, 20 Nov 1947|
|Organisation Depicted:||Overseas Telecommunications Commission (Australia) (AOTC or OTC)|
|Person Depicted:||HRH Princess Elizabeth|
|Person Depicted:||HRH Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh|
|Person Depicted:||HM George VI|
|Person Depicted:||HRH Princess Margaret|
|Person Depicted:||HRH The Queen Mother Queen Elizabeth|
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