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Catalog Number 2001.31.1
Object Name Book
Title Royal Visit 1939 Souvenir Photo Book
Date 06/06/1939
Year Range from 1939.0
Year Range to 1939.0
Description Blue cardboard cover souvenir photo book of the Royal Visit June 6th 1939 to Guelph. On the front cover is a gold outline of a coat of arms with "Royal Visit Guelph Ontario" inside the shield. The book is bound by three coil rings. The book consists of six photographs of the visit. The first photo is of the train arriving into the station. The second image of the king and queen being greeted by Guelph dignitaries. The third is a close up of the Queen. The fourth is of the Mayor of Guelph reading a welcome address to the King and Queen. The fifth is of the King and Queen on a platform, the queen holding a parasol. The sixth photo is of the King and Queen walking through the crowd.
Illustrations: Photographs, B/W
"Royal Visit Guelph Ontario" "Dieu et mon Droit" "June 6th 1939"
People King George VI
Taylor, G.R.
Queen Elizabeth
Search Terms Royal Visits
Subjects ROYALTY
Dimensions Cover, Paper, Coil Spine - 17.50/12.00 cm - Length/Width