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  • Short Summary

    General Smuts visits York and receives the Freedom of the City.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "York. Great Soldier, Lawyer, Statesman, Scientist! General Smuts - President of the British Association - joins very select few who have received Freedom of the ancient City."

    York, Yorkshire.

    General Jan Christian Smuts, South African politician arrives with Lord Mayor of York and retinue. General Smuts inspects men in odd uniform - the look like Mounties - possibly men of the British Association. Smuts leaves with the Lord Mayor at the end of the inspections.

    Smuts and other dignitaries leave Church after service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    869.06
    Media URN:
    12725
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:23:00 / 01:08:40:00
    Canister:
    31/79 aka G 1855

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