Source 4

Trooping the Colour (WORK 21/292)

This is a picture taken at the Trooping of the Colour between 1948-1950

  • Who is the person in the photograph?
  • How do you think this person creates an image of herself?
  • Write a list of the different ways you can find out information about this person, then think about how you would have found out about Elizabeth I in her day. How do they compare?
  • How difficult do you think it was for Elizabeth I to present herself to her subjects?