Street Party to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II: 1953
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
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Woodmansterne School street party to celebrate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. At the Woodmansterne Primary School in Streatham Vale, children took part in a coronation pageant in the street. Following an introductory performance of English Morris dancing and the coronation, each class performed a show representing countries of the Empire for an audience of parents and teachers.
1953 AD - 1953 AD