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    Item title reads - Dutch Queen launches a liner.

    Queen Wilhelmina launches Dutch Liner 'Oranje'. Holland.

    L/S of the dock, M/S of the 'Oranje'. M/S of the state barge sailing across to it. M/S of flotilla of yachts. L/S of Queen Wilhelmina in the barge. M/S as they arrive at the dock, L/S of huge crowds waiting. M/S as the Queen walks up the steps, children wave from high up. L/S as the Queen walks onto the platform. M/S of her stood with officials. M/S as she uses the ivory hammer to release the mechanism, but the ship does not move. L/S of people waiting. M/S of royal party looking bemused. M/S as we see it launched after an hour. Various shots as it slides into the sea. M/S of the Queen watching. L/S of the ship.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    17901
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    979.53
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:08:00 / 01:48:24:00
    Canister:
    38/73
    Sort Number:
    38/073
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    Travel & Exploration Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    oranje
  • Stills

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

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