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  • Short Summary

    Emperor Hirohito visits Hiroshima for first time since atom bomb was dropped. Japan.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Emperor Hirohito of Japan visits the Hiroshima, city hit by the atom bomb.

    Elevated shots of a cavalcade of cars along a street in Hiroshima. Crowds run to the roadside and also along the roofs of buildings. Various shots police struggling to keep enthusiastic crowds in check.

    Various side views of Hirohito standing with others on a scaffold on an old army drill field near the spot where the atom bomb dropped. C/U's profile of him standing on top of the City Hall as he surveys the city. L/S panoramic view of the city.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2196.27
    Media URN:
    64607
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:44:00 / 01:57:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 1861 F

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