• Short Summary

    Parade of people in traditional Swiss costume in Geneva.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Geneva. 'All Dressed Up'.... The quaint old fashioned costumes of Switzerland present a pleasing carnival spectacle."

    Geneva, Switzerland.

    A brass band marches in one direction while people in various old fashioned Swiss traditional costumes walk up and down the street.

    Shots of people parading. Some of the more outlandish costumes involve large cow bells. A man carries a large Alpine Horn.

    Closer shots of some of the women in costume.

    More shots of the parade. Men behind a banner from Engelberg throw the Swiss flag in the air. They are followed by a brass band.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    847.24
    Media URN:
    12119
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:32:00 / 01:41:57:00
    Canister:
    31/55

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