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  • Short Summary

    Australian Prime Minister William Hughes arrives at a railway station and meets Anzacs.

  • Description

    Arrival of Mr Hughes, Australian Premier.

    Location of events unknown - London?

    At a railway station we see Australian Prime Minister William Hughes, accompanied by military officials, walking past a line of soldiers standing to attention. Nice M/S of Hughes shaking hands with a line of Anzac soldiers. Anzac band comes marching towards camera - carrying instruments, not playing them. Australian officer walks along line of soldiers - seems to be before the arrival of Hughes. M/S of a group of women holding flowers banners that read 'Welcome to Mr Hughes'. M/S of a steam train arriving at a platform.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1882.35
    Media URN:
    72330
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:06:00 / 01:39:56:00
    Canister:
    ON 081 M

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