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  • Short Summary

    Earl Haig emerges from a building in Johannesburg and poses with some dignitaries on the steps.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Earl Haig during successful tour of South Africa on behalf of Service Men, has a great reception. Johannesburg.

    Haig and a man in mayoral robes emerge from a building. Haig is handed a bouquet of flowers by a lady. He walks down the steps and poses with other dignitaries, he waves the flowers at someone.

    Note: Douglas Haig was commander in chief of the army during World War One.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    232.29
    Media URN:
    22237
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:10:00 / 01:50:46:00
    Canister:
    G 768

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