• Short Summary

    A costumed procession and ceremony for laying of foundation stone for the Mayflower Wall by Lady Astor

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Mayflower Tercentenary

    ENGLAND: Devon: Plymouth:
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    LTV. PAN. Crowds at centre

    GV. Procession in period costume past

    MV. Sailors drawing casket on gun carriage past

    TITLE: LADY ASTOR M.P. LAYS FOUNDATION STONE MAYFLOWER HALL, SALVATION ARMY ON BEHALF OF GEN. BOOTH

    CTV. Lady Astor performing ceremony, crowd looking on

    MV. Lady Astor & dignitaries

    TITLE: SERVICES AT THE MAYFLOWER STONE, BARBICAN

    CTV.PAN. Congregation at open air service

    TITLE: MAYOR & CORPORATION ATTEND ST. ANDREWS CHURCH

    GV. Mayoral procession past

    TITLE: EARL READING, THE LORD CHIEF JUSTICE, OPENS SAILORS HOSTEL, THE OCTAGON

    MV. Lord Reading making speech & performing ceremony (several shots)

    SV. Sailors Hostel, crowd outside

    TITLE: PRESENTATION OF FREEDOM OF THE BOROUGH CASKET TO AMERICAN CHARGE D'AFFAIRES

    GV. Casket which is draped with American flag is unveiled (several shots)

    SCU. American Charge d'Affaires seated with other dignitaries

    Personalities - Politicians, Ceremonies - Inauguration, Personalities - Local Government, Celebrations - Anniversaries (Impersonal), United States of America, Fashion and Costume, Great Britain

    parade, procession, sailors
    Background: A costumed procession and ceremony for laying of foundation stone for the Mayflower Wall by Lady Astor

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6YHNS6SREZIY88IZKF4BR6YEP
    Media URN:
    VLVA6YHNS6SREZIY88IZKF4BR6YEP
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:52:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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