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  • Short Summary

    Flashback footage of Collins in County Cork and Dublin, Ireland (Eire).

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    County Cork and Dublin, Ireland (Eire).

    Full titles read: "IRELANDS DEAD LEADER - At the foot of the majestic statue of Daniel O'Connell, the Liberator, Michael Collins lies in state."

    L/S's of Collins on raised platform over looking thousands of people at large rally. Good M/S's of Collin's speaking. Various shots of Collins speaking to the large crowds. L/S's of memorial wreaths to Collins at the foot of O'Connell's statue.

    L/S of Michael Collins amongst crowds of people, he pats small boy on head as he walks past. M/S of group of men standing next to Sinn Fein poster with Michael Collins' name on it. M/S of Collins standing in the ruins of his house. M/S of Collins with older gentleman (possibly his dad ?).

    M/S of Collins chatting to milkmaid milking cow. L/S of Collins speaking with two old woman sitting in the back of a wooden cart. He shakes one by the hand. L/S of woman and children standing next to sea wall, Collins chats to them. M/S of Collins speaking to old woman and old man.

    Note: Some of the footage in this item has been taken from previous Pathe items:-
    - *PM0270* 270.31 - MICHAEL COLLINS - record a & b
    - *PM0276* 276.28 - GENERAL MICHAEL COLLINS
    - *PM0280* 280.14 - IN MEMORY OF MICHAEL COLLINS

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:43:00 / 01:42:53:00
    G 907

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