George Mason Friends, A Friends of the Library organization
Sunday, March 27, 2016
Spring Preview: Mementos of a Century of English Monarchy
If British monarchy is your cup of tea, then be sure to take a look at this unusual collection of magazines and souvenir programs of royal events of the mid-20th century, including the coronations of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II and the royal wedding of Elizabeth II to Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh. You'll find them in the Collections section of the sale.
The dish on Queen Elizabeth II's wedding and coronation.
Life magazine article on how dukes and duchesses
prepared for the George VI coronation.