Southport Flower Show 1938

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Southport, Lancashire.

Various shots at the Southport flower show. People wander around looking at displays of plants, flowers and gardens. We also see a display of grapes that won a prize for Queen Elizabeth's (Queen Mother's) father, the Earl of Strathmore.

Data

Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
18000
Sort Number:
38/069
Time in/Out:
01:51:40:00 / 01:52:03:00
Canister:
38/69
Film ID:
977.53
Issue Date:
29/08/1938

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