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Grand Parade - The Most Imposing Feature of the Royal Show, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/864

Scope and Contents

Photograph of the grand parade at a Royal Show in the late 19th or early 20th century. It shows numerous horses and cattle being led around a track while spectators watch from the grandstands. The text beneath the image notes that this picture was taken on the day 94,000 spectators attended the show.


  • Creation: 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes

From the Fonds: 3465 Photographic Slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm


81mm by 81mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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