Programme for the Coronation of George VI

Though not directly related to the Second World War, this official souvenir programme for the coronation of George VI is a fascinating and detailed examination of this event, celebrated throughout the British Commonwealth. George VI would reign as sovereign of the United Kingdom, and also as King of Canada, throughout the Second World War. He died in 1952. (Note: this is a large file and may take a moment to download.)

The Coronation of Their Majesties King George VI & Queen Elizabeth: Official Souvenir Programme. (London: Odhams Press, 1937).

Booklet, 36 pages, 20 cm x 25.5 cm
Donated by Mike Tattersall, King's University College, Western University
Second World War