• Short Summary

    Funeral procession at Sanssouci (Sans Souci) Park of ex-Kaiserin of Germany, former Empress Augusta Victoria, attended by family and many dignitaries.

  • Description

    GERMANY: Potsdam: Sanssouci Park:
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    People in funeral procession walk past - officers in plumed helmets stand back as more men in military uniform accompanying thickly veiled women walk past, the procession continues with military officers, dignitaries in top hats, men in gowns and pill box shaped hats.
    LS men carrying wreaths walk forward.
    SV people in funeral procession walk past - men in gowns and pill box shaped caps, followed by dignitaries in top hats, followed by military officers, than after a gap, three officers, one carrying medals(?) preceding the coffin. The coffin is draped in dark cloth with insignia device on it and is laid on carriage drawn by four horses draped in black. It is followed by members of the family, including two small boys (Princes?) in sailors' uniform.

    KEYFRAMES: General Ludendorff / Admiral von Tirpitz / Erich Ludendorff / Paul von Hindenburg / General Hindenburg / Hohenzollern tomb
    Background: Funeral procession at Sanssouci (Sans Souci) Park of ex-Kaiserin of Germany, former Empress Augusta Victoria, attended by family and many dignitaries.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8T6L9MQ9AG9MVWQMT2ZIZ36P
    Media URN:
    VLVA8T6L9MQ9AG9MVWQMT2ZIZ36P
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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