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  • Short Summary

    Tenor John McCormack is given an honorary degree of Doctor of Music at Dublin University.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Famous Irish Tenor honoured. University of Dublin confers Degree of Doctor of Music on Mr John McCormack. Dublin, Ireland.

    Various shots of John McCormack in his robes and gown posing with other members of the University staff.

    Title - 'Mrs Kilburn-Scott's noted polar expedition Samoyedes thought they were back on their old job!'

    M/S of the dogs in their harness looking eager to go. M/S of Mrs Kilburn-Scott patting them, there is a sledge attached to the harness with another woman on the back. M/S of them both on the sledge as the dogs set off. L/S as they pull the sledge up the road, the woman throws her arms out and waves. M/S as they pass the camera.

    Note: The section about Mrs Kilburn-Scott appears to be a separate story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    712.07
    Media URN:
    33613
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:04:00 / 01:12:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1464

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