Crowds of people in Dublin for the funeral of Michael Collins, Ireland (Eire).
Dublin, Ireland (Eire).
Full titles read: "A NATION IN MOURNING - Irish Capital struck dumb with grief at 'coming home' of General Michael Collins."
L/S's of band standing in front of the main funeral procession. the camera pans left to reveal the horse drawn funeral carriage with Collins' coffin on, it is draped with Irish Tricolour. Soldiers stand either side of the coffin.
L/S's of large crowds. L/S of long queue of people waiting to see Collins' resting place. L/S from inside the church of soldiers standing next to the coffin of Collin's. M/S of soldiers seen walking out of the church past queue of people.
Note: Some of the footage on this item also appears on Pathe Master Tape *PM0280* - 280.15 - IN MEMORY OF MICHAEL COLLINS.