Peace Celebrations 1919

Beamish Collection 43269

Beamish Collection 43270

Following the signing of the Peace Treaty on June 28th 1919 the country celebrated on Saturday 19th July 1919. In the following weeks Victory Tea parties were held.

We have looked at the Beamish Museum Collection and extracted Peace and Victory photos.

Use "Peace celebrations" as a search term and see how the North East celebrated peace.

Have you a photograph of a Peace mug, Peace celebrations or Victory Tea parties you are willing to share?

Contact : Dorothy Hall