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Record NG24/1963/26

Archive reference number NG24/1963/26

Press cuttings

Date Jan-Dec 1963

1.Admission: attendance figures

2.Building: floodlighting, flooring in the National Gallery, pink dye put in the fountains, pavement artist outside the entrance, felling of trees, accident of window cleaner, police search for a man on the roof, cleaning of Nelson’s Column

3.Events: Princess Grace of Monaco visits the National Gallery

4.National Gallery History: illustration of Shepherd ‘The Charing Cross Barracks and the East End of the Royal Mews’, representing the site of the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square

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