• Short Summary

    Cardinal Cushing, Archbishop of Boston receives Scroll of Freedom in Drogheda, Eire.

  • Description

    Titles read: "DROGHEDA - CARDINAL CUSHING MADE "FREEMAN"'.

    Eire (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    General view of the church of Our Lady of Lourdes in Drogheda with crowds around. Cardinal Cushing, Archbishop of Boston, inspects Guard of Honour then walks past camera with Officer of the Guard.

    Town Clerk Mr D Johnston reading the Scroll of Freedom. C/U of Cardinal and dignitaries listening. Cardinal receiving the Scroll from the Mayor of Drogheda, Mr E Hughes. Monsignor Stokes PP, Drogheda, is on right. Cardinal signs a book then makes a speech (not heard).

    General view of Cardinal walking towards camera under canopy. He claps and waves to the crowd.

    (SPECIAL FOR IRELAND.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1579.06
    Media URN:
    50616
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:30:00 / 01:07:17:00
    Canister:
    59/35 (Special)

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