Opening Of Law Courts - Part 1 1917

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Opening of law courts - part 1. London (?).

Tradition - English; ceremony. Opening of the law courts. A bunch of English barristers or judges in robes and long white powdered wigs standing in line; then going through a gate. Ritual; pomp; etc.

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Cataloguer:
Cheri
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
72360
Sort Number:
ON 064 K
Time in/Out:
01:10:49:00 / 01:11:23:00
Canister:
ON 064 K
Film ID:
1884.11
Issue Date:
1917

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