Royalty Attend Wedding - Canberra 1946

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Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

Australian society wedding.

Australian newsreel titles read: 'Canberra, ACT - ROYALTY ATTENDS WEDDING'.

Various shots of guests arriving at a church for the marriage of the Viscountess of Clive (and...

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Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
64179
Sort Number:
UN 1324 B
Time in/Out:
01:50:09:00 / 01:52:25:00
Canister:
UN 1324 B
Film ID:
2171.16
Issue Date:
1946

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  • Although this clip is dated 1946, the wedding actually took place on 24 October 1945, as this original newspaper photo will confirm.....

    http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/12149071

    The location is St John's Church, Canberra.

    "Viscountess of Clive" should read simply Viscountess Clive.

    "They pose with their flower girl" - this is the bridesmaid, her name is Davina, Baroness Darcy de Knayth.

    jamied 21st Feb 2013

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