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  • Short Summary

    Very mixed up item. Possibly brief footage of Doctor Hainisch.

  • Description

    Doctor Hainisch new President of Austria.

    L/S of people gathering around large Christmas tree in city square. A man on a ladder decorates it. M/S of man getting onto motorbike and driving past camera. L/S of airship reversing out of camera. L/S of crowds surrounding the gondola. L/S of large liner. M/S of elderly man sitting at desk with open book in front of him (presumably Hainisch). L/S of large stately home type building and church. Several shots of funeral procession. People in black clothing looking sombre. Pallbearers walk past camera carrying coffin. Soldiers in German uniform are present. M/S of unidentified dignitaries standing next to aircraft. They get inside. M/S of the two men. M/S of steam train passing camera. A sign on the side reads, "A. BORSIG - BERLIN - TEGEL.". Shots of trains pulling and pushing freight wagons.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2372.18
    Media URN:
    76023
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    mute
    hd format:
    2k
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:26:00 / 01:21:00:00
    Canister:
    ON 273 B

Comments (1)

  1. Jonny1044 says

    I think the title is wrong; it seems that this clip is a "newsreel" with many different stories. Hainisch is only one of them.

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