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  • Short Summary

    The royal family pay a visit to the Ideal Homes Exhibition in London.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Olympia, London.

    Arrival of King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) and Princess Margaret to Ideal Homes exhibition, pan up to general view of the exhibition. King, Queen and Princess Margaret walking inside design for agricultural workers with Aneurin (Nye) Bevan, Minister of Health. King and Queen walking up path. King and Queen going in doorway. Party leaving the room. Party walking into playpen. Close up shot of Queen and Princess Margaret. Close up shot of a little boy playing with beads. Queen and Princess Margaret looking at children. Children playing. Little girls get out of way of a boy in car. General view of playpen with King and Queen in picture. Fluorescent lighting is switched on. Refrigerator. Close up shot of door of refrigerator being opened. Kitchenware. Close up shot of a kettle. Close up shot of a pressure cooker. Close up shot of tea service. Silverware. Summer dresses. Close up shot of a floral dress, pan down the dress. Dresses on display. Hand loom. Close up shot of the hands working the loom. Loom. Close up shot of the trays of silkworms. Close up shot of the sets of cocoons being hatched. Cocoons being washed. Cocoons being washed, panning to people watching. Various shots of the basket making. Close up shot of the King and Queen passing camera, Princess Margaret behind them.

    Possibly connected with 48/20 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1516.10
    Media URN:
    59639
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:26:00 / 01:10:25:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 020 H

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