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Civic Hall, Guard of Honour for HM Queen Elizabeth II


Subject ID:
2018524_176672
Location:
City Centre
Subject Year:
1958
Class number:
942.75 Y82L Press Photographs (Y.P.)
Civic Hall, Guard of Honour for HM Queen Elizabeth II
Description:
17th October 1958. In this view HM Queen Elizabeth II is about to inspect the guard of honour outside Leeds Civic Hall on the occasion of her visit to the city along with the Duke of Edinburgh to attend the centenary Leeds Triennial Musical Festival. Across Calverley Street crowds are gathered outside the Brotherton Wing of Leeds General Infirmary to watch the proceedings, while staff and patients look out from windows and balconies to witness the event.

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