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  • Short Summary

    The Duchess visits the new Swedish Wing of the Princess Tsaihi Memorial Hospital.

  • Description

    Ethiopia.

    MS. Duchess of Gloucester alighting from car and entering hospital. Various scenes inside the new Swedish Wing. LS. Group of nurses and doctors looking over balcony. Various shots of Duchess being shown around hospital. MS. Duchess and Mrs. Sylvia Pankhurst. MS. Duchess shaking hands with nurses. GV. Duchess talking to patients lying down in bed. CU. Little girl in cot. LS. Duchess coming out of ward and walking along corridor. LS.CU. Duchess shaking hands and talking to nurses. LS. Duchess looking at operating theatre. MS. Duchess talking to head doctor, also accompanied by nurses, Duchess turns round and walks out of theatre. Various CUs. Duchess looking at baby in incubator. LS.MS. Duchess standing in doorway of children's ward. CU. Little child with bandaged face. CU. Baby in incubator. CU nurse attending to baby in incubator. LS. Royal car outside hospital. LS. Nurses holding children in their arms. CU. Sign over doorway reading "Childrens' Wing". MS.Duchess leaving hospital and getting into car. GV. Royal car moving off. CU.Mrs. Pankhurst and two nurses. CU. Ethiopian girls dressed in saris. Various shots of Duke and Duchess at Embassy dinner (shots in very bad light.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2924.15
    Media URN:
    84362
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:01:00 / 01:52:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 3160 C

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