Royal procession, King, Queen & court, Sikkim  family photo

Royal procession, King, Queen & court, Sikkim

Royal procession, King, Queen & court, Sikkim Photograph shows Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim, and Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikkim, in brocaded dress, walking to the palace temple for the King's ... show more

Royal procession, King, Queen & court, Sikkim
1 slide : color ; 35mm.
Photograph shows Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim, and Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikkim, in brocaded dress, walking to the palace temple for the King's birthday celebration, Gangtok, Sikkim.
  • Title from item.
  • Date from information for related slide: LC-KAN05-69.
  • Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=4912
  • Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress).
  • Also represented in LOT 14034-1, pg. no. 004 (color reference copy).
  • Gift; Dr. Alice S. Kandell; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:106).
  • Sikkim Photos (Kandell Collection)
  • Cooke, Hope,--1940-
  • Palden Thondup Namgyal,--Chogyal of Sikkim,--1923---Commemoration.
  • Birthdays--India--Gangtok--1970-1980.
  • Kings--India--Gangtok--1970-1980.
  • Queens--India--Gangtok--1970-1980.
  • Parades & processions--India--Gangtok--1970-1980.
  • Group portraits--1970-1980.
  • Portrait photographs--1970-1980.
  • Slides--Color--1970-1980.
Kandell, Alice S., photographer
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Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.