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  • Short Summary

    Footage of The French Prime Minister Poincare walking in Elysee gardens.

  • Description

    French political crisis. March 1922.

    March; 1922. CU old Premier Aristide Briand; smoking cigarette. New Premier Raymond Poincare walking on path in Elysee gardens. Shot in street; journalists; photographers and newsreel cameramen gather round trying to catch the new ministers as they emerge from a meeting w/ Poincare. The new cabinet poses in 2 rows (unfortunately faces appear rather washed out). Poincare advocated a stricter stance toward German reparations payments. Government; politics.

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    Film ID:
    2524.14
    Media URN:
    77749
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1922
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:38:00 / 01:29:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 493 M

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