Royal Garden Party 1927

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    Item title reads: "Royal garden party. King and Queen welcome 13,000 guests in beautiful grounds of Buckingham Palace. Pictures taken from Vernon Court Hotel."

    Buckingham Palace, London

    L/S shot of guests milling around in grounds of palace with trees in background. Shot of the side of the palace building. L/S of a line of guests being presented to the Queen. Guests mingle in the palace yard, one lady wears a long floral type coat and a large feathered hat and the Prince of Wales, wearing a bowler hat, delivers a speech to the surrounding crowd of guests. The party moves off towards camera. The lady in the feathered hat, the Prince, and other people emerge from a tent. A man in eastern costume looks on. Two ladies in floral hats chat smiling to an old man dressed as an old Spanish sailor. They smile and shake hands and look at camera. The ladies, one holding a sign, pose in front of a tent. There is a young child with balloon in foreground.

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    Cataloguer:
    Margaret
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33210
    Sort Number:
    G 1418
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:10:00 / 01:10:21:00
    Canister:
    G 1418
    Film ID:
    692.05
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1927
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