• Short Summary

    In a rainstorm the remains of Sir Ernest Oppenheimer came to the Braamfontein Crematorium Johannesburg late this afternoon after a short service at St.

  • Description


    Native employees of Sir Ernest, personal, came to a little chapel set aside for them to hear the service relayed.



    St. Georges Church where service for family held.



    Cortage arrives at Crematorium, Braamfontein



    Coffin unloaded and pall bearers take it



    Coffin enters crematorium silhouette



    mourners outside in rain.



    Tower of the crematorium.



    floral tributes in the rain.



    mourners leave in the rain.



    rain.



    10 ft test exposure. at same as job.



    The light extremely bad.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In a rainstorm the remains of Sir Ernest Oppenheimer came to the Braamfontein Crematorium Johannesburg late this afternoon after a short service at St. Georges Church Parktown.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACJF38XCJ5FWWVGA11OBQOKE6C
    Media URN:
    VLVACJF38XCJ5FWWVGA11OBQOKE6C
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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