CORONATION OF KING GEORGE VI The coronation of Great Britain's King George VI takes place on May 12, 1937 at London's Westminster Abbey. The future Queen Elizabeth is only 11 at the time but she too fulfills a similar destiny years later when the crown passes to her.
Date: May 12, 1937 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:04:02:00, With Audio
ELIZABETH BETROTHED Princess Elizabeth, heiress to the throne, is engaged to Lt. Philip Mountbatten, who renounced a princedom of Greece to become a British subject. Newsreel clips show colorful and dramatic scenes from a future Queen's variedrncareer.
BRITAIN'S NEWPORT BRIDGE OPENS The newly completed Newport Bridge is the first vertical lift bridge in Britain. The Duke and Duchess of York dedicate the new bridge then spectator POVs from the bridge as it descends toward the crowds below.
THAI MONARCHS AT THE WHITE HOUSE President and Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson welcomes the King and Queen of Thailand in formal ceremonies at the White House. Mr Johnson salutes the people of Thailand for their faith in Asia's future.
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