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  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown. 1946?

    Cuts from newsreel 46/51 - Prince Gustav of Sweden is christened.

    King Gustav and Queen of Sweden arrive by car at the Cathedral for christening of Crown Prince Gustav. C/U of King as he enters Cathedral. Several shots of officials in ceremonial dress arriving for christening. Shots are quite dark. Swedish commentary accompanies shots.

    Natural sound accompanies more dark shots inside the church showing the ceremony at the baptismal font. King Gustav signs register. Hymns are sung. The baby lies in an ornately carved cot.

    The Queen carries the baby down the aisle, accompanied by the King and their other children as choir of children sing.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    65898
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2315.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:11:00 / 01:21:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 1506 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1506 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
  • Stills

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

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