Coronation Celebrations

Coronation Celebrations

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Date Photo Taken 22nd June 1911
Area Mitcham
Picture Reference Mit_​Org_​Events_​18-21
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Elizabethan pageant on Lower Green, during the coronation celebrations for George V.

The pageant commemorated the historical links between Mitcham and Elizabeth I. This photograph shows Queen Elizabeth I, played by Miss Alice Smith, and 'Peasant Girls' played by children from the
Holborn Schools, with Court Jesters.

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