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University of Leeds, visit by HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh


Subject ID:
2018517_176656
Location:
Woodhouse
Subject Year:
1958
Class number:
942.75 Y82L Press Photographs (Y.E.N.)
University of Leeds, visit by HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Description:
18th October 1958. View shows HM The Queen, escorted by Professor J. B. Speakman, Head of the Department of Textile Industries, and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, escorted by Professor C. S. Whewell, Head of the Department of Textile Technology, being shown round the Textile Exhibition at Leeds University. This was part of a two-day visit to Leeds by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, which also included attending events to celebrate the centenary of the Leeds Triennial Musical Festival.

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