• Short Summary

    Duke and Duchess of Gloucester in Sydney.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Australia - SYDNEY WELCOMES DUKE & DUCHESS".

    Sydney & Canberra, Australia.

    Several shots of the address of welcome being read to Duke and Duchess of Gloucester by Lord Mayor of Sydney (natural sound). Duke replies (natural sound). Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester is Australia's new Governor General.

    Duke, Duchess and Prince William enter a car and drive off - crowd cheers. Car drives through crowded streets.

    Duke and Duchess with children posing for cameras. Closer shot of Duchess of Gloucester with Prince Richard George in her arms - first pictures of the Prince. Cameramen taking photographs.

    Duke and Duchess of Gloucester seated during the Swearing In ceremony at Parliament House, Canberra.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1147.19
    Media URN:
    39821
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:04:00 / 01:44:43:00
    Canister:
    45/16

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