Royal Armouries, Events, Royal Visit, HRH Duke of Edinburgh, 2 May 1974

Object Title

Royal Armouries, Events, Royal Visit, HRH Duke of Edinburgh, 2 May 1974

Royal Armouries, Events, Royal Visit, HRH Duke of Edinburgh, 2 May 1974

Date

1973 to 1974

Level

Series

Scope and Content

Records relating to the opening of the Sixteenth Century Gallery, the Sporting Gallery, and the inauguration of the New Entrance Staircase to the White Tower by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, 2 May 1974, 1 Various drafts of the offiical programme and other documents, including copies of the speech by the Master of the Armouries, notes on those to be presented to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, and operational instructions, 2 Draft guest list and invitations to the Press, 3 Correspondence with the Royal Household relating to the visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, 4 Correspondence with the Department of the Environment relating to the arrangements for the visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, 5 Correspondence with Major General W.D.M. Raeburn, Governor of the Tower of London, regarding the arrangements for the visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, 6 Correspondence with J.D. Elliott-Davies of the Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes (NAAFI) regarding the arrangements for the visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, 7 Photographs of the visit of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh to the Tower of London to open the Sixteenth Century Gallery, the Sporting Gallery, and to inaugurate the New Entrance Staircase to the White Tower on 2 May 1974

Extent

1 x Box

Access Conditions

To be reviewed prior to release