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HRH Princess Elizabeth, 1949

To commemorate Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee 1952-2012, view photographs of various royal visits to Leeds. This photograph, taken on 27th July 1949, shows Her Majesty the Queen, then H.R.H. Princess Elizabeth with her husband H.R.H. Prince Philip in front of Leeds Civic Hall. The Princess was in a dress of pink silk, with a pattern of hats. Her hat was covered in the same silk, with a trim of black velvet. Other accessories were also black. The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Alderman Norman D. Vine and Lady Mayoress Mrs. D. Vine are with the Prince and Princess.

HRH Princess Elizabeth, 1949
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