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Image of three photograpgic stereoscopic views of 1897 Jubilee celebrations

Diamond Jubilee 1897

  • Top:    The Queen's carriage
  • Middle: Her Majesty Queen Victoria arriving in London for
               the Coronation Celebration June 28th, 1897
  • Bottom: Her Majesty greeting her People, Diamond Jubilee Pageant,
                London
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This year, 2012, marks 60 years of Queen Elizabeth's II reign. The Diamond Jubilee celebrations will centre around an extended weekend in June. The three photographic views above are from a series of stereoscopic cards produced to celebrate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.

Q Does anyone have another unusual Jubilee-related item they would like to share with us?

Val@Quadrille Ephemera

 

This regular feature invites answers by email to members’ questions on an item of ephemera.

 

Ephemera - minor transient documents of every day life