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  • Short Summary

    French Premier Clemenceau with President Poincare + Peace Conference at Versailles.

  • Description

    France, just after World War One.

    French Premier Georges Clemenceau & President Raymond Poincare stand in front of rows of French officers. Marshal Ferdinand Foch approaches them from right, Clemenceau shakes hands with him. Cut to group of military & government leaders in front of ruins in bombed town. MS Clemenceau standing with Foch, they appear to be on deck of ship.

    Several shots from Peace Conference (Treaty of Versailles). Clemenceau gets out of car and walks up steps as guards salute and people behind them wave. Shot of delegates exiting Palace of Versailles, they walk towards the camera, on right is crowd held back by police guard. Clemenceau and US President Woodrow Wilson walk side by side, Clemenceau tips his hat to everyone. British Prime Minister David Lloyd George is on Wilson's left.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2464.23
    Media URN:
    77197
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:04:00 / 01:30:43:00
    Canister:
    ON 428 L

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