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Filename: mcf01_02_0822.jpg

Size: 6606 x 4988 (7.3MB)

Date: 1st November 2022

Source: Historic England

Credit: His toric England Archive

Source: His toric England Archive

Owner URL: https ://images .his toricenglands ervices .org.uk/

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China Pavilion MCF01_02_0822

British Empire Exhibition, WEMBLEY PARK, BRENT, GREATER LONDON. People walking outside the China Pavilion at the British Empire Exhibition in Wembley Park.
The British Empire Exhibition opened on St Georges Day 1924 with the aim of stimulating trade and strengthening bonds between the countries of the British Empire. The exhibition proved to be so popular that it ran until October 1925

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1920s Exhibition Hall Pavilion People


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This print captures the bustling scene outside the China Pavilion at the British Empire Exhibition in Wembley Park, Greater London. The exhibition, which opened on St Georges Day in 1924, aimed to foster trade and forge stronger connections among the nations of the British Empire. The immense popularity of this event led to its extended run until October 1925. In this snapshot from the 1920s, we see a vibrant display of people strolling around the pavilion's surroundings. They are immersed in conversation and seem captivated by their surroundings. The architecture of the exhibition hall is strikingly grand, showcasing intricate details that reflect Chinese culture and heritage. The China Pavilion itself stands as a testament to both cultural exchange and international cooperation during this era. It served as a platform for visitors to experience Chinese artistry, craftsmanship, and traditions firsthand. Katherine MacFee skillfully captures this moment with her lens, freezing time for future generations to appreciate. Her photograph not only documents an important historical event but also encapsulates a sense of wonderment felt by those who attended. As we gaze upon this image today, it serves as a reminder of how exhibitions like these played a vital role in shaping global relationships while celebrating diverse cultures from around the world.

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