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  • Short Summary

    King Gustav and family attend festivities to celebrate Sweden's National Day.

  • Description

    Sweden.

    Title: "Gustavus Day. King Gustav & Royal Family, attend Festivities to celebrate Sweden's National Day".

    L/S of people in a grand stand, King Gustav stands on a special box half way up holding a Swedish flag. The King presents the flag to a soldier who salutes him. M/S of a procession of men and women, many in uniform, holding large Swedish flags. They walk down steps next to the seats in the grand stand. M/S of King Gustav, his aides and his family sitting in their box. M/S of the people with the flags in a row on a pitch looking towards the grand stand. High angled shot of the entire sports stadium, lots of people stand on the pitch. An enormous Swedish flag is being hoisted up a flag pole.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    508.11
    Media URN:
    25872
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:24:00 / 01:25:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1308

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