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    Houses of Parliament, London.

    Full titles read: "FIRST PICTURES EVER TAKEN IN THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT - PATHE GAZETTE presents exclusively unveiling of Parliamentary War Memorial by Prince of Wales - taken with our own electric arc light installation."

    L/S of the Prince of Wales (King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) surrounded by various dignitaries standing next to a very large Union Flag (Union Jack). The Prince pulls cord, the flag falls back to reveal the memorial statue. L/S of boys choir singing. L/S's of Prince and dignitaries singing.

    Note: Pathe Master Tape *PM0280* contains very similar footage to this item. Film ID 280.22 "PRINCE OF WALES UNVEILS MEMORIAL".

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23384
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    290.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:40:00 / 01:28:24:00
    Canister:
    G 931
    Sort Number:
    G 0931
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    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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