HRH Princess Margaret opening first session of Parliament

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Title

HRH Princess Margaret opening first session of Parliament

Description

Princess Margaret is seen standing in Jamaica's Parliament with members of Parliament. Everyone is standing while Princess Margaret is addressing the Parliament. The Jamaica coat of arms is seen on the wall in the parliament. This event took place during Jamaica's independence celebration in 1962.

Subject

Margaret, - Princess, Countess of Snowdon, - 1930-2002; Princesses - Great Britain; Royal visitors - Jamaica; Royal visits - Jamaica; Jamaica - Politics and government - 1962; Jamaica Independence, 1962; Independence Day (Jamaica)

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection

Identifier

D0001987

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Publisher

1962

Citation

“HRH Princess Margaret opening first session of Parliament,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 3, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/586.