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  • Short Summary

    US and British warships are reviewed by Brazilian President Epitacio da Silva Pessoa in Rio.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Rio De Janeiro - Battleships of the World's Navies - reviewed by President Pessoa during Brazil's centenary of Independence Celebrations.'

    Brazil.

    US & British battleships are reviewed by Brazilian President Epitacio da Silva Pessoa. Pessoa & group of Brazilian governmental & military reps aboard ship reviewing British sailors & Royal Marines.

    LS USS Nevada & Maryland in harbour; firing gun salute. Shot looking down at Pessoa & other VIPs on deck. Closer shot of one of American ships (Nevada?) LS Japanese ship; firing salute. LS British warship HMS Hood passing to right - at the time the largest battleship in the world.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2462.13
    Media URN:
    77165
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:46:00 / 01:34:42:00
    Canister:
    ON 409 B

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