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  • Short Summary

    Funeral of Canadian Premier Wilfred Laurier. Ottawa.

  • Description

    Title - 'Ottawa. Canada's "GOM" (Grand Old Man). Impressive scenes at funeral of Sir Wilfred Laurier, the late Premier of Canada'.

    MS as horses pull sledges along in the snow. The first has mourners in, the next few contain floral tributes.

    CU picture of Laurier with world 'Requiescat' beneath. MS ornate hearse.

    MS as coffin is lifted onto shoulders of pallbearers and they carry it along. CU wreath on Laurier's desk.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1932.42
    Media URN:
    73710
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:59:00 / 01:46:21:00
    Canister:
    ON 163 D

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