Queen Elizabeth is set to make history Wednesday when she passes Queen Victoria as the longest-ruling British monarch. In honor of the occasion, here’s a look back at how TIME has covered the continuing “Elizabethan Era.”
Read the cover story about her ascension to the throne, from 1952, here in the TIME Vault: Elizabeth II
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