Coronation Celebrations

Coronation Celebrations

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Date Photo Taken 5th May 1937
Area Mitcham
Picture Reference Mit_​Org_​Events_​18-32
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Decorated Mitcham street in preparation for a street party, during the coronation celebrations for George VI. The festivities also included a pageant. George VI's coronation was the first to be filmed, as well as the first to be broadcasted on the radio.

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