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  • Short Summary

    Earl Haig attends ceremony as Rudyard Kipling is made Rector of St. Andrew's University.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Earl Haig in his Chancellor's robes, at installation ceremony of Rudyard Kipling as Lord Rector. St. Andrew's University, Scotland.

    M/S of a line of soldiers wearing kilts. Earl Haig walks along and inspects them, he has his Chancellor's robes on over his uniform. He shakes hands with some of the men, the camera pans across to other men in robes, they get blown about in the wind. M/S of Haig talking to a man in robes. M/S as the whole group pose in front of the University, Earl Haig is sat next to Rudyard Kipling who leans across to speak to him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    318.17
    Media URN:
    24029
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:48:00 / 01:33:31:00
    Canister:
    G 1024

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