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Photographs : 1957 wagon play Exodus

Item type: Photographs
Archive reference: YMP/A/3/1/2
Date/year: 1957
Description: Although at this point the Mystery Play Cycle was performed in the Museum Gardens, there was additionally one wagon play.  This Black and white photo is of the wagon play in 1957, The Exodus from Egypt,  performed by the boys of Archbishop Holgate school.   The wagon here is in the King's Square, York, near the Shambles.

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