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    Full titles read: "With Eastern Splendour - Bejewelled Princes & Rajahs, caparisoned elephants, horses & camels in imposing ceremonial of unveiling of Memorial to India's great Warrior Statesman...Shivagi... by Sir Leslie Wilson."

    Poona, India.

    Various shots show a decorated elephant carrying Sir Leslie Wilson and his wife (?) along a street, followed by people on foot and riding camels and horses. M/S of a maharaja. L/S of Sir Leslie Wilson climbing off the elephant and down a staircase, then making his way to the memorial with the maharaja. Sir Wilson unveils the monument; L/Ss of the massive statue of Shivagi on a horse on a huge plinth, surrounded by crowds of people.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    34965
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    736.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:09:00 / 01:09:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1525
    Sort Number:
    G 1525
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    India Maharajas horsestills
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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