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  • Short Summary

    Emperor Hirohito opens the newly created democratic Diet and decries his divinity.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Tokyo, Japan. Emperor Hirohito opens the newly created democratic Diet and decries his divinity.

    View of Diet Building in Tokyo.

    Emperor Hirohito enters the Diet or parliament building.

    Interior shots of Diet chamber as Hirohito makes his way to the throne.

    Minister presents Emperor with Scroll and he starts to make a declaration.

    Old record suggests date as April 1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2100.02
    Media URN:
    62992
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:55:00 / 01:02:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 1473 C

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