1959 (18 images)

Photos that made up the year 1959 from the photo archives of United Press International
Updated: March 3, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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This portrait of Princess Alexandra of Kent, was made by photographer Cecil Beaton in connection with her forthcoming tour of Australia. The princess is wearing a diamond and pearl tiara amd diamand and pearl earrings. A diamand and pearl brooch fastens her apricot chiffon gown. The necklace is a triple string of pearls. Photo taken July 22, 1959. (UPI Photo/Cecil Beaton/Files)
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