Queen Elizabeth visiting children in hospital, London, 13 October 1938.
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'King and Queen visit and tour Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, where the Queen took part in a tea party in the Peter Pan Ward. During their tour they saw the last word in children's wards, operating theatres and laboratories'. Queen Elizabeth, wife of King George VI, was later the Queen Mother.