• Short Summary

    Duke of Edinburgh visits Montevideo, Uruguay.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Duke Acclaimed".

    Montevideo, Uruguay.

    Duke of Edinburgh on tour of South America. L/S Montevideo. Beach scenes at Montevideo. M/S guard of honour lined up at the Carrasco Airport. M/S Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) shaking hands with President of the National Council of Government, Faustino Harrison. M/S Guard of Honour. M/S Duke listening to speech of welcome read by the President. L/S crowds on airport building waving.

    L/S Montevideo. Various shots Duke waving to crowds while being driven through Montevideo, escorted by mounted guard. M/S Duke standing on the steps of the embassy waving. Crowds. M/S Duke receiving bouquet from small children. Various shots Duke talking to schoolchildren.

    Various shots Duke walking through Plaza de la Independencia. Crowds cheer as he lays a wreath at the statue of General Aritgas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1715.12
    Media URN:
    53260
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:12:00 / 01:30:39:00
    Canister:
    62/24

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