Royal Ascot

Made:
1935-06-19 in United Kingdom
photographer:
Edward George Malindine
Royal Ascot
      A photograph of racegoers at the second day of Royal Ascot for the Royal Hunt cup

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Royal Ascot A photograph of racegoers at the second day of Royal Ascot for the Royal Hunt cup
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A photograph of racegoers at the second day of Royal Ascot for the Royal Hunt Cup, taken in June 1935 by Edward G Malindine for the Daily Herald.

The racecourse at Royal Ascot was founded by Queen Anne in 1711. As a racecourse favoured by British Royalty, Ascot became a highlight of the social season, famous for its fashions, especially hats.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/E04412
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford