Let The Dead Past Bury Its Dead 1925

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Item title reads - "Let the dead past bury its dead" Mr Austen Chamberlain, Allied and German leaders meet to endeavour to arrange "security pact". Locarno, Switzerland.

    Intertitle - 'the beautiful little town is packed with journalists of all nations.' L/S of people stood about outside and in front of some steps, the camera pans across them. M/S of Austen Chamberlain, British Foreign Secretary, and two other delegates together on the steps.

    Intertitle - 'Mr Briand and French Delegates.' M/S as Monsieur Briand and Monsieur Berthelot emerge with the other delegates.

    Intertitle - 'Dr. Luther and Herr Stresemann represent Germany.' M/S as they also emerge with six other men and walk down the steps where they pose for the camera.

    Intertitle - 'The Italian Delegates.' M/S of eight Italian delegates minus Benito Mussolini who was also present.

    Intertitle - 'M. Vandervelde and Belgian Delegates.' M/S as Mr Vandervelde stands on the steps with various other delegates.

    Note: this item is yellow tinted.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19876
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    426.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:57:00 / 01:20:30:00
    Canister:
    G 1233
    Sort Number:
    G 1233
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    locarno treaty EN5
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
If you are a Producer and have seen some footage you wish to include in your film, please contact us.
laurelhardy
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen

Related Videos

Hide
Locarno Peace Pact

Locarno Peace Pact

Representatives of countries involved in the Great War sign Locarno Peace Pact in London.

American - Marchers Demand Civil Rights

American - Marchers Demand Civil Rights

Dr. Martin Luther King leads peaceful civil rights march in Selma, Alabama.

Martin Luther King Visits Holland

Martin Luther King Visits Holland

Martin Luther King attends Dutch conference. Excellent quality.

President Johnson Signs Voting Rights Bill

President Johnson Signs Voting Rights Bill

American President Lyndon Johnson signs a new voting rights bill.

India Honours Dr. Luther King

India Honours Dr. Luther King

Martin Luther King's wife accepts award on behalf of her late husband.

Briand With Luther And Stresemann In Geneva

Briand With Luther And Stresemann In Geneva

European statesmen leaving meeting in Geneva.

Martin Luther King Delivers His

Martin Luther King Delivers His "I Have A Dream" Speech

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
With just days to go before Scotland makes their big decision, Pathe looks at the best of Scotland.
nessie