• Short Summary

    Dr Douglas Hyde seen before and after being sworn in as the first President of Eire.

  • Description

    Titles read: "FIRST PRESIDENT OF EIRE".

    Dublin, Eire (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    Various shots of the first President of Eire, Dr Douglas Hyde, posing on the steps of the Government Building with other officials, before he is sworn in. After the ceremony Dr Hyde walks off with official to meet Eamon de Valera. Visuals cut out at 01:17:48; soundtrack continues to end.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    965.17
    Media URN:
    17169
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:16:00 / 01:18:00:00
    Canister:
    38/38

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