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    Riga, Latvia.

    Title reads: "Welcomed in song. Thousands of girls in native costumes greet visiting Presidents of Baltic Republics during National Fete day celebrations".

    M/S of girls in traditional costumes presenting flowers to a group of dignitaries. M/S of crowd of women in traditional costumes (lots of pigtails, headscarves and aprons) waving at the camera. C/U of two of the dignitaries talking. High angled L/S of a massive arena crowded with people divided into seated blocks. Panning L/S of a man conducting a huge choir of women. Panning C/U of some of the women singers (once again, traditionally dressed). C/U of a woman's feet in knitted slippers, tilt up to show her traditional costume

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25935
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    540.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:27:00 / 01:02:55:00
    Canister:
    G 1314
    Sort Number:
    G 1314
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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