Royal Visit To Birmingham 1914-1919

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    King George V and Queen Mary visit Birmingham, West Midlands.

    MS's King George V and military officers walking down past rows of troops. MS as they inspect troops. CU King and Queen with other dignitaries, including mayor, standing outside house, pan across them. MS Queen and King chatting with others at door of house. MS as they walk about. (Then blank frames).

    CU King George V; Queen Mary; Princess Mary; and Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, standing on platform or balcony; with others behind them; watching parade pass - in foreground one sees the tops of flags go past.

    MS crowd cheering as coach turns around. MS from high spot of a big parade going down street.

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    Cheri
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    Black & White
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    Media URN:
    73168
    Sort Number:
    ON 130 B
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:10:00 / 01:15:07:00
    Canister:
    ON 130 B
    Film ID:
    1914.08
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1919
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