• Short Summary

    The Earl of Athlone presents degrees to students of London University.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Albert Hall. Degree Day is Joy Day! Earl of Athlone - Chancellor - degrees to over 2,000 students of London University."

    Albert Hall, Kensington, London.

    The Earl of Athlone in full academic garb parades across floor at degree conferring ceremony. He mounts the stage to stand with academics.

    The Earl makes a speech about the work of London University. (It has yet to be built).

    Students walk past tutors and are given departmental cowls.

    Doctoral degrees are conferred by the Earl.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    705.26
    Media URN:
    6155
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:40:00 / 01:49:34:00
    Canister:
    33/38

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