• Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 46/51 - Prince Carl Gustav of Sweden is christened.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage.

    Cuts from newsreel 46/51 - Prince Carl Gustav of Sweden is christened.

    General Jung, Prince Oscar Bernadotte, and Count Folke Bernadotte arrive by car at the royal chapel in Stockholm Palace for christening of Prince Carl Gustav. C/U of King Gustav V as he enters the royal chapel. Several shots of officials in ceremonial dress arriving for christening. Shots are quite dark. Swedish commentary accompanies shots.

    Natural sound accompanies more dark shots inside the church showing the ceremony at the baptismal font. Hymns are sung. The baby lies in an ornately carved cot.

    Carl Gustaf's parents, Prince Gustaf Adolf and Princess Sibylla, carry the baby down the aisle, accompanied by their other children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2315.08
    Media URN:
    65898
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:11:00 / 01:21:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 1506 A

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