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Duchess of Kent's Visit To Leicester: Talking To Boy Inside A Factory
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Duchess of Kent's Visit To Leicester: Talking To Boy Inside A Factory

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Duchess of Kent's Visit To Leicester: Talking To Boy Inside A Factory
Duchess of Kent's visit
The Duchess speaks to young line workers (filing something) while city official stands by
1/4 Glass plate negative
01/06/1945
C67 45
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Negatives Collection, Leicestershire Record Office

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark- known as the Duchess of Kent after her marriage to Prince George in 1934- made a tour of Leicester in 1945. She visited the Royal Infirmary, the General Hospital, several factories and a Red Cross and St. John joint war organisation fair and exhibition at De Montfort Hall. She was accompanied by the Lord Mayor John Minto and Lord and Lady Herbert.
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