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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)QM/1/4
TitleOpening of the People's Palace and new People's Palace
Extent14 files
DescriptionLetters, papers, photographs, printed programmes, and other material, relating to the opening of the People's Palace and the new People's Palace building.

Includes material relating to: the laying of the foundation stone of the Queen's Hall by the Prince of Wales, 1886; the opening of the Queen's Hall and the laying of the first stone of the Technical and Handicraft Schools by Queen Victoria, 1887; the laying of the foundation stone of the new People's Palace by the Lord Mayor of London, 1936; and the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to the new People's Palace, 1937.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/1270Alexandra (1844-1925); consort of Edward VII
DS/UK/1271Clarke; J. P. (fl. 1886); Conductor of the Band of Her Majesty's Scots Guards.
DS/UK/1252Edward VII (1841-1910); King of Great Britain and Ireland.
DS/UK/1272Palmer; George (fl. 1886)
DS/UK/1249Currie; Sir; Edmund Hay (1834-1913); Vice Chairman of the School Board for London (1873-76); Chairman of the London Hospital Medical College (1876-79); Chairman of the Beaumont Trustees (1882-91).
DS/UK/1258Victoria (1819-1901); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland.
DS/UK/1273Pratt (fl. 1887)
DS/UK/1274Vincent; Percy (1868-1943); Lord Mayor of London
DS/UK/655Elizabeth (1900-2002); Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother; nee Lady Bowes-Lyon, queen of Great Britain and Ireland, consort of George VI
DS/UK/1275George VI (1895-1952); King of Great Britain and Ireland.
DS/UK/1276Van Bellinghen (fl. 1987); Wife of the Belgian Ambassador to Britain.
DS/UK/1277Leopold II (1835-1909); King of the Belgians.
DS/UK/62People's Palace; 1887-1954
DS/UK/1390Band of Her Majesty's Scots Guards; fl 1886
DS/UK/1391People's Palace; Library; 1888-1902
DS/UK/1379People's Palace; Technical Schools; 1888-
DS/UK/1144Queen Mary College (QMC); Library; Academic Library