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  • Short Summary

    Opening of Canadian Hospital at Buxton by Duke and Duchess of Devonshire.

  • Description

    Buxton, Derbyshire.

    General Sir Sam Hughes with the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire at opening of Canadian Hospital at Buxton. Shot of backs of the General and other officers greeting the Duchess with other people stand watching. They all walk off past line of spectators. Shot of Duke and Duchess entering the new hospital, going up steps and shaking hands with line of nurses. Then shot of officers, followed by other ladies and gentlemen, walking past row of soldiers outside hospital. C/U of Hughes and other army types conversing.

    World War One, ceremony, medical.

    Modified WPA record.

    G387A

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1854.01
    Media URN:
    71498
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:00:50:00
    Canister:
    ON 017 M

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