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Parisians Awaiting Royal Train carrying King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, June 7, 1939
Description
Creator
Smith, Donald A., Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
This photograph shows Paris residents waiting by the train tracks to welcome King George VI and Queen Elizabeth on their 1939 royal visit of Canada. Their train was scheduled to make a brief stop on the outskirts of Paris.

This image was printed on the forty-fifth page of photographs in At the Forks of the Grand: Volume II by D. A. Smith.
Inscriptions
(On original matting)

Waiting for the royal train to arrive. June 7, '39.
By D.A. Smith
Date of Original
7 June 1939
Dimensions
Width: 23.4 cm
Height: 19.4 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
1999.1221.01
Collection
D.A. Smith Photograph Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Recommended Citation
Parisians Awaiting Royal Train carrying King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, June 7, 1939, D.A. Smith Photograph Collection, 1999.1221.01, Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society.”
Contact
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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Parisians Awaiting Royal Train carrying King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, June 7, 1939


This photograph shows Paris residents waiting by the train tracks to welcome King George VI and Queen Elizabeth on their 1939 royal visit of Canada. Their train was scheduled to make a brief stop on the outskirts of Paris.

This image was printed on the forty-fifth page of photographs in At the Forks of the Grand: Volume II by D. A. Smith.