• Short Summary

    William John McKell becomes Governor General of Australia.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title reads - 'Ironworker to Governor General. Sydney'. Australia.

    M/S of his house in Sydney. C/U of William John McKell walking out of his house with his dog beside him. M/S Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, shaking hands with various personalities when saying farewell. M/S McKell chatting to two other men. L/S and M/S of McKell at water scheme, he unveils it. M/S of him at opening of dam. M/S as he walks along. M/S of him shaking hands with Lieutenant General Northcott, they walk along together. M/S of McKell looking at telegrams, pan up to him. M/S of his house in Sydney. M/S of his new one in Canberra which is much bigger.

    Cataloguer's note: This item appears to be a longer version of story which is part of 'World At Your Elbow' in 47/16 on *PM1175*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2126.15
    Media URN:
    63372
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:39:00 / 01:34:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 1629 B

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