The Passing Of The Sunshine Princess AKA… 1920

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    Stockholm, Sweden.

    Intertitle: "THE PASSING OF THE 'SUNSHINE PRINCESS'. Swedish Nation mourns its Crown Princess - our beloved Princess Margaret".

    High angled M/S of a funeral cortege entering a Cathedral, they pass a sizeable crowd. The Queen's coffin is on a cart pulled by six black horses. The procession of mourners is lead by the Swedish royal family, including several children.

    Still of a portrait of the late Princess.

    Panning L/S of a crowded square in the centre of Stockholm, some of the harbour is in view.

    High angled M/S of the coffin being lifted from the cart in front of the cathedral. Coffin bearers in military uniforms are followed inside the cathedral by the party of mourners.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21806
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    210.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:01:00 / 01:42:18:00
    Canister:
    G 669
    Sort Number:
    G 0669
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