• Short Summary

    Sean T O'Kelly becomes President of the Irish Republic for the second time.

  • Description

    Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    SV. Pan. President Sean T O'Kelly walking between dignitaries to dais in St. Patrick's Hall for inauguration ceremony. GV. Back view, O'Kelly and others approaching dais. SV. O'Kelly mounting rostrum. Trumpeters end Fanfare. MV. O'Kelly sits down to sign. CU. O'Kelly signing. SCU. Catholic dignitaries looking on. GV. Mr. Eamon De Valera making speech to O'Kelly. CU. O'Kelly listening. SV. De Valera concluding speech. SCU. More Catholic dignitaries looking on. MV. De Valera and O'Kelly shaking hands. De Valera sits down O'Kelly answering speech. SCU. O'Kelly talking. SV. Lord Mayors listening. MV. O'Kelly shaking hands with Catholic dignitaries as he leaves hall. MV. De Valera leaving dais. GV. Guard of Honour presenting arms in courtyard. SV. O'Kelly walking from building, doffs hat. MC. Irish Republic flag flying from post office. GV. O'Kelly inspecting guard of honour. SV. Towards, O'Kelly inspecting guard of honour. SV. Crowd. SV. President and Mrs. O'Kelly seated in car. MV. Towards, motor cyclist leading President's car. SV. Towards and Pan, O'Kelly waving from car.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:25:00 / 01:49:21:00
    52/53 (Irish Special)

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