• Short Summary

    Funeral of founder of The Salvation Army, Reverend William Booth

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: THE GENERAL PREACHING IN SCOTLAND DURING HIS MOTOR TOUR IN THE BRITISH ISLES

    MV. General William Booth (Salvation Army Founder) preaching to crowd in open air

    TITLE: THE GENERAL AT REST

    LV. Gen. Booth lying in bed

    TITLE: THE LYING IN STATE

    LV. (elevated) Members of the Salvation Army watch bier

    TITLE: SALVATIONISTS MUSTER ON THE EMBANKMENT

    MV. Procession of Salvation Army bands & Salvationists from the provinces carrying flags

    TITLE: LEAVING THE ARMY HEADQUARTERS FOR THE LAST TIME

    GV. (elevated) The coffin is carried from Salvation Army Headquarters to the hearse

    TITLE: THE PROCESSION PASSING THROUGH THE CITY, OF WHICH THE GENERAL WAS A FREEMAN
    (175ft)

    LV & GV (backview) Funeral cortege passes through London Street. The General's son & other members of his family & mourners walking behind hearse (2 shots(

    TITLE: AT ABNEY PARK CEMETERY

    LV. PAN (elevated) Crowds gathered at the gates of cemetery as funeral procession enters. GTV. Crowd (several shots)
    Background: Funeral of founder of The Salvation Army, Reverend William Booth

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8BYQGFRDXT86W4BV53WJ6TC0C
    Media URN:
    VLVA8BYQGFRDXT86W4BV53WJ6TC0C
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1912
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:41:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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