• Short Summary

    On a bright sunny morning, slowly and majestically, just in the same way, no doubt, as Christopher Columbus' ship approached the Americas, the Spanish School Ship and Schooner 'Sebastian Elcano' made its entrance into the Peruvian Navy Arsenal Harbour.

  • Description

    On a bright sunny morning, slowly and majestically, just in the same way, no doubt, as Christopher Columbus' ship approached the Americas, the Spanish School Ship and Schooner 'Sebastian Elcano' made its entrance into the Peruvian Navy Arsenal Harbour.

    The Sebastian Elcano, a training ship, has come to Peru on a friendship mission with Prince Juan Carlos de Borbon, claimant to the throne of Spain, receiving instruction on board as a navel cadet.

    After receiving due honours the Spanish Brig barthed at the Naval Arsenal dock and all cadets and officer paid homage to the monument of Angamos Hero Admiral Migel Grau, the Gentlemen of the Seas.

    The Prince of Barbon, Juan Carlos then bore the standard of the SEBASTIAN ELCANO through the streets of Lima, where the Liberator, Jose de San Martin, took the salute.

    At the Government Palace Dr Manual Prado, the Constitutional President of the Republic, took the salute of the Captain of the SEBASTIAN ELCANO, Commander Jose Ramon Gonzalez, and receive the Spanish Ambassador, his Excellency Senor Antonio Gullon, and the Head of the Spanish Navy School reiterated the cordial and sincere friendship and admiration of Spanish sailors for their Peruvian colleagues.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3LW65MSIB5UXJL380L6QG9HXH
    Media URN:
    VLVA3LW65MSIB5UXJL380L6QG9HXH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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