Opening Legislative Council: Calcutta 1921

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    Item title reads - Calcutta. Opening of the Legislative Council by H.R.H. the Duke of Connaught.

    Prince Arthur, the Duke of Connaught, rides past in a carriage with mounted escort. It is followed by other carriages.

    Troops are lined up in front of the building, the carriage stops and the Duke and various dignitaries get out and walk up steps into the building. There is a shot as the Duke and the Indian dignitaries emerge afterwards. The Duke gets into his carriage and sets off.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    22179
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    230.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:55:00 / 01:21:17:00
    Canister:
    G 758
    Sort Number:
    G 0758
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
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    India India
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