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  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    London.

    Interior of the Guildhall. Various shots of the Lord Mayor of London presenting Field Marshal Viscount Harold Alexander with a Sword of Honour. M/S of Alexander addressing audience of dignitaries. He receives the sword in the name of the men and women who helped win the war, he goes on to warn of the "invisible enemies of fear, fatigue, selfishness and pessimism".

    Note: Lord Mayor of London in 1946-1947 was Sir Bracewell Smith. In 1945-46 office was held by Sir Charles Davis.

    Possibly connected with 46/24 - MD.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    60097
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1534.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:35:00 / 01:45:17:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 082 C
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 082 C
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    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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