• Short Summary

    Marconi, inventor of radio (wireless) is death.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ROME".

    DEATH OF MARCONI

    Rome, Italy.

    A ship at sea. Bundle of aerials on the ship. Mr Guglielmo Marconi, inventor of the wireless (radio - presumably radio waves) on the ship looking into camera. The ship is owned by Marconi who was doing his latest experiments just before death. Close up shot of Marconi with earphones listening to something, he smiles. Marconi rotating one of his experiments - presumably.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    927.39
    Media URN:
    13612
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:50:00 / 01:42:15:00
    Canister:
    37/58

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