Digitised Image

Crowd scene at Ludgate Circus, London, after World War I, 1918

Reference Number: 1/2-014073-G

A general view looking down on a huge crowd of people filling Ludgate Circus in London probably to watch the Lord Mayor's Procession held just before the armistice that ended World War I. The dome of St Pauls appears prominently in the background. A large sign on the side of Holborn Viaduct reads To-day Buy War Bonds. Photograph taken probably November 1918 by Thomas Frederick Scales.

Key terms:
1 image, related to London, Crowds - England and World War, 1914-1918 - Peace.

Part of:
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918, Reference Number PA-Group-00051 (1455 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand"

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: UK269

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