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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: ROYAL FAMILY GREAT BRITAIN KING GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH KING AND QUEEN VISIT CANADA HOUSE [IN LONDON]. THE KING AND QUEEN VISITED CANADA HOUSE, LONDON (THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE DOMINION) THIS AFTERNOON, OCTOBER 18, [1939]. THEY INSPECTED THE WORK DONE BY THE WORK ROOM ORGANISED BY THE WIFE OF HIGH COMMISSIONER VINCENT MASSEY. BABY CLOTHES AND KNITTED WEAR FOR THE TROOPS WERE SHOWN. ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: THE KING AND QUEEN LEAVING CANADA HOUSE THIS AFTER NOON, OCTOBER 18, SALUTED BY THE GUARD OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE. LEFT TO RIGHT; THE QUEEN; MRS. VINCENT MASSEY; THE KING; HIGH COMMISSIONER VINCENT MASSEY. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: ROYAL FAMILY GREAT BRITAIN KING GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH KING AND QUEEN VISIT CANADA HOUSE [IN LONDON]. THE KING AND QUEEN VISITED CANADA HOUSE, LONDON (THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE DOMINION) THIS AFTERNOON, OCTOBER 18, [1939]. THEY INSPECTED THE WORK DONE BY THE WORK ROOM ORGANISED BY THE WIFE OF HIGH COMMISSIONER VINCENT MASSEY. BABY CLOTHES AND KNITTED WEAR FOR THE TROOPS WERE SHOWN. ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: THE KING AND QUEEN LEAVING CANADA HOUSE THIS AFTER NOON, OCTOBER 18, SALUTED BY THE GUARD OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE. LEFT TO RIGHT; THE QUEEN; MRS. VINCENT MASSEY; THE KING; HIGH COMMISSIONER VINCENT MASSEY.October 5, 1963, transparent
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October 5, 1963
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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ROYAL FAMILY GREAT BRITAIN KING GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH KING AND QUEEN VISIT CANADA HOUSE [IN LONDON]. THE KING AND QUEEN VISITED CANADA HOUSE, LONDON (THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE DOMINION) THIS AFTERNOON, OCTOBER 18, [1939]. THEY INSPECTED THE WORK DONE BY THE WORK ROOM ORGANISED BY THE WIFE OF HIGH COMMISSIONER VINCENT MASSEY. BABY CLOTHES AND KNITTED WEAR FOR THE TROOPS WERE SHOWN. ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: THE KING AND QUEEN LEAVING CANADA HOUSE THIS AFTER NOON, OCTOBER 18, SALUTED BY THE GUARD OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE. LEFT TO RIGHT; THE QUEEN; MRS. VINCENT MASSEY; THE KING; HIGH COMMISSIONER VINCENT MASSEY.
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