Digital Gallery Images
The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by clicking on a thumbnail.
How do I obtain a copy of an image?
Photographic copies can be obtained from Tower Hamlets Local Studies and Archives (there is a charge for this service) or a maximum of 5 digital copies can be emailed to you. If you would like to use the images for publication or display please contact us at email@example.com
Island children at a street party to celebrate the coronation of Queen 1950s
Island children at a street party to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth 11, in 1953. Includes: Margaret Harris, Jean Harris, Susan Love,, Jean Mann, Kathleen Green, Christine Westwood, Barbara Curtis, Maureen Willing, Margaret Cox. Fourth from left: Derek Davis. Next to Margret Cox is her cousin, Rosemarie Thompson, who had come over from Canada for the Coronation. by Mrs Seymour