• Short Summary

    EMPEROR HIROHITO OF JAPAN AND THE IMPERIAL FAMILY GREETED 1962 FROM A NEW SETTING - THE JUST COMPLETED, TWO-STOREY, AIR CONDITIONED FUKIAGE PALACE IN TOKYO.

  • Description

    EMPEROR HIROHITO OF JAPAN AND THE IMPERIAL FAMILY GREETED 1962 FROM A NEW SETTING - THE JUST COMPLETED, TWO-STOREY, AIR CONDITIONED FUKIAGE PALACE IN TOKYO.

    THE FIFTEEN ROOM PALACE WAS BUILT TO REPLACE THE OLD IMPERIAL RESIDENCE DESTROYED DURING AIR RAIDS ON THE CITY IN WORLD WAR TWO.

    INSPECTING IT ON THE DAY THE EMPEROR TOOK POSSESSION WERE OTHER MEMBERS OF HIS FAMILY INCLUDING EMPRESS NAGAKO, PRINCESS MICHIKO, CROWN PRINCE AKIHITO, PRINCE MASAHITO AND THE FUTURE HEIR TO THE THRONE, PRINCE HITO, WHO WAS SOON DEEPLY INVOLVED IN TRYING HIS SKILL ON A SLIDE BOARD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9U9LDVPV0AVAH75OZCRC6R4WE
    Media URN:
    VLVA9U9LDVPV0AVAH75OZCRC6R4WE
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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